Get a Salary Report for



- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer


- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise



- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

System Integration Engineer Salary (United States)

An average System Integration Engineer in the United States can expect to take home roughly $76K annually. Total cash earnings of System Integration Engineers range from $57K on the low end to $114K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $8K and $10K, respectively. This group's pay is mainly influenced by career length, followed by the specific employer and geography. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most System Integration Engineers. The vast majority of System Integration Engineers (88 percent) who took the survey are men. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
System Integration Engineer Salary (?
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.
)
$56,766 - $110,853
(Median)
57K
76K
94K
110K
MEDIAN: $75,687
10%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
System Integration Engineer Salary (?
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.
)
$20.05 - $52.61
(Median)
20
25
31
41
53
MEDIAN: $30
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,766 - $110,853  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,074  
Profit Sharing
$206.85 - $9,658  
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).
)
$56,978 - $114,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 849
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.05 - $52.61  
   
Overtime
$25.90 - $59.33  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,074  
   
Profit Sharing
$206.85 - $9,658  
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).
)
$56,978 - $114,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 51
Is System Integration Engineer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

Job Description for System Integration Engineer

A system integration engineer is responsible for the development and testing of control systems for engines using digital electronics and communications. They evaluate and test engine calibrations with software for real-time embedded systems using model-based software development tools. They analyze and validate all calibrations. System integration engineers must possess strong leadership skills and be a self-starter.
Read More...
System Integration Engineer Tasks
  • Document and create visual representations of systems and their inputs and outputs.
  • Optimize maintenance and deployments to ensure integrated functioning.
  • Integrate diverse systems, networks, and servers to achieve overall aims.
  • Troubleshoot and debug system issues to increase performance and quality of data.

Common Career Paths for System Integration Engineer

Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px   Copy and paste this HTML:
As System Integration Engineers make advancements in their career path to roles like Senior Systems Engineer, salaries often climb aggressively. On average, Senior Systems Engineers will make $99K annually.

System Integration Engineer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Popular Employer Salaries for System Integration Engineer

The biggest paychecks can be found at Northrop Grumman Information Systems — the median salary there is $100K.
Lockheed Martin Corp offers the lowest compensation; the median salary there averages out to only $74K. The pay range is also narrow, ranging between $58K and $110K.

Popular Skills for System Integration Engineer

System Integration Engineers seem to require a rather large skill set. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Requirements Analysis, System Integration, and Systems Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 14 percent. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Microsoft Office and Matlab. Most people skilled in System Integration are similarly competent in System Testing and Systems Troubleshooting.

Pay by Experience Level for System Integration Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
System Integration Engineers with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $68K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $81K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $95K. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $105K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Washington
up arrow 21%
Dallas
up arrow 19%
Chicago
up arrow 18%
Boston
up arrow 15%
Minneapolis
up arrow 13%
Denver
up arrow 12%
New York
up arrow 10%
San Diego
up arrow 9%
Los Angeles
up arrow 5%
National Average
$76,000
Austin
up arrow 2%
Baltimore
up arrow 4%
Auburn Hills
up arrow 5%
Huntsville
up arrow 10%
Orlando
up arrow 11%
Philadelphia
up arrow 12%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.
Surpassing the national average by 21 percent, System Integration Engineers in Washington receive some of the highest pay in the country. System Integration Engineers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Dallas (+19 percent), Chicago (+18 percent), Boston (+15 percent), and Minneapolis (+13 percent). The lowest-paying market is Philadelphia, which sits 12 percent below the national average. Workers in Orlando and Huntsville earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (11 percent less and 10 percent less, respectively).

Related Job Salaries

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Experience Affects System Integration Engineer Salaries

National Average
$76,000

Skills That Affect System Integration Engineer Salaries

System Integration
up arrow 4%
Systems Engineering
up arrow 4%
Test Engineering
up arrow 4%
System Testing
up arrow 2%
System Architecture
up arrow 1%
Systems Troubleshooting
0%
National Average
$76,000
Linux
up arrow 1%
Matlab
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied Image
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 198 votes.

Gender

Female
12%
female alumni
 
Male
88%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 7%