The average salary for an Applications Engineer is C$61,261.
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Job Description for Applications Engineer
Applications engineers work in many different industries and create, implement and maintain computer applications and software tailored to an organization's or customer's needs. This can be done by either modifying current software or completely designing a new project. Application engineers' work environments are generally in an office setting with much of their time spent in front of a computer testing and writing software. They may also work with teams of other engineers that break apart a la…Read more
Applications Engineer Tasks
- Participate in overall systems testing.
- Write technical specifications to design or redesign computer solutions.
- Support in the design, development and modification of computer applications and programs.
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Popular Skills for Applications Engineer
Skills in Customer Relations, Project Management, Sales Engineering and Technical Sales are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Applications Engineer
An entry-level Applications Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$55,344 based on 61 salaries. An early career Applications Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$59,805 based on 156 salaries. A mid-career Applications Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$67,024 based on 80 salaries. An experienced Applications Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$73,815 based on 45 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$75,559.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Applications Engineer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 14.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mississauga, Ontario (4.8% more) and Burlington, Ontario (1.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (6.9% less), Toronto, Ontario (2.9% less) and London, Ontario (2.8% less).
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