Support Engineer Salary

A Support Engineer earns an average salary of $62,108 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java, Python, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2), Object Oriented Programming (OOP), and Linux.

$40,734 - $90,740
$41K
$62K
$91K
MEDIAN: $62,108
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$15.31 - $41.26
$15
$24
$41
MEDIAN: $23.69
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$40,734 - $90,740  
   
Bonus
$1,454 - $14,574  
Profit Sharing
$1,014 - $10,186  
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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$39,886 - $93,313  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 396
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$15.31 - $41.26  
   
Overtime
$22.52 - $59.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,454 - $14,574  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,014 - $10,186  
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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$39,886 - $93,313  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75

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Key Stats for Support Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 74 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Support Engineer Salaries

▲31%

▲20%

▲1%

National Average
$61,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Support Engineer Salaries

Java
▲41%

Python
▲23%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▲23%

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
▲19%

▲13%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲5%

JavaScript
▲5%

SQL
▲4%

VMware ESX
▲1%

Troubleshooting
▼0%

National Average
$61,000






Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 74 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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