A Staff Engineer with SolidWorks skills earns an average salary of $101,649 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$49,316 - $132,164
$49K
$100K
$130K
MEDIAN: $101,649
10%
50%
90%

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$19.41 - $50.87
$26
MEDIAN: $25.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,316 - $132,164  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,727  
Profit Sharing
$3,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$45,197 - $144,776  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$25.50  
   
Overtime
$41.86  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,727  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$45,197 - $144,776  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Staff Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Staff Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$106,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 45%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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