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Support Engineer Salary

A Support Engineer earns an average salary of $62,092 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are System Administration and Customer Service. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$38,659 - $94,518
(Median)
$39K
$62K
$95K
MEDIAN: $62,092
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50%
90%

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$15.55 - $33.70
(Median)
$16
$21
$34
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$38,659 - $94,518  
   
Bonus
$1,521 - $12,198  
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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$36,641 - $92,640  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 147
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$15.55 - $33.70  
   
Overtime
$22.47 - $58.72  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,521 - $12,198  
   
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).
)
$36,641 - $92,640  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Pay by Experience Level for Support Engineer

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

Related Job Salaries

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Experience Affects Support Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 49%

Experienced
up arrow 35%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$61,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Support Engineer Salaries

System Administration
up arrow 16%

Customer Service
up arrow 10%

Linux
up arrow 9%

National Average
$61,000

SQL
up arrow 2%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 29%

Network Support
up arrow 29%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 35%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 8%
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