Systems Engineer Salary

A Systems Engineer earns an average salary of $75,969 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Systems Engineering is associated with high pay for this job.

$52,695 - $120,389
(Median)
$53K
$76K
$120K
MEDIAN: $75,969
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$18.77 - $85.81
(Median)
$19
$36
$86
MEDIAN: $36.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,695 - $120,389  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,174  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Commission
$33,500  
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).
)
$51,965 - $122,869  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 143
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$18.77 - $85.81  
   
Overtime
$44.22  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,174  
   
Commission
$33,500  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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).
)
$51,965 - $122,869  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Systems Engineer

System engineers are responsible for developing computer systems for their clients or employers based on their particular needs, and they work extensively with hardware engineers, software engineers, system administrators, hardware technicians, programmers, and product development staff.

Read More...

Systems Engineer Tasks

  • Implement, maintain and support company messaging systems, such as GroupWare, Notes, and Exchange.
  • Provides tier 3 technical support on messaging and access issues.
  • Ensure smooth integration of all messaging systems.

Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Systems Engineer

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

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Systems Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 47%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$77,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Systems Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
up arrow 20%

VMware ESX
up arrow 1%

National Average
$77,000

Windows Server 2012 R2
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 10%
ADVERTISEMENT