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.

$41,412 - $89,590
$41K
$61K
$90K
MEDIAN: $61,394
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$14.96 - $39.61
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MEDIAN: $21.85
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$0$92K
Salary $41,412 - $89,590
Bonus $1,019 - $14,644
Profit Sharing $1,521 - $10,234
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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$39,975 - $92,386
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 412
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $14.96 - $39.61
Overtime $20.09 - $48.44
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $1,019 - $14,644
Profit Sharing $1,521 - $10,234
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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$39,975 - $92,386
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 86

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Pay by Experience Level for Support Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Support Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Support Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 328 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Support Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Support Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 79 salaries. A Support Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 30 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $60,153

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Cons: Stress level, culture, management, office conditions - lack of organization.

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Key Stats for Support Engineer

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 85 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Support Engineer Salaries

▲33%

▲21%

▲2%

National Average
$60,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Support Engineer Salaries

Java
▲43%

Python
▲25%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▲24%

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
▲20%

▲14%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲6%

JavaScript
▲6%

SQL
▲5%

VMware ESX
▲2%

Troubleshooting
▲1%

National Average
$60,000






Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 85 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 7%
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