A Field Engineer earns an average salary of C$63,637 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$48,010 - C$82,275
C$48K
C$63K
C$82K
MEDIAN: C$62,856
10%
50%
90%
C$20.07 - C$50.59
C$20
C$29
C$51
MEDIAN: C$29.02
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$93K
Salary C$48,010 - C$82,275
Bonus C$0.00 - C$18,125
Profit Sharing C$497 - C$8,018
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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C$47,843 - C$93,404
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 247
Hourly Data C$0C$73
Hourly Rate C$20.07 - C$50.59
Overtime C$30.02 - C$73.07
Annual Data C$0C$93K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$18,125
Profit Sharing C$497 - C$8,018
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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C$47,843 - C$93,404
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

Job Description for Field Engineer

A field engineer's responsibilities are highly specialized to the profession. They must have a comprehensive understanding of technological services and the specific machines and mechanisms of the company, as much of the position requires installing, replacing, or providing maintenance on these machines. A field engineer has a mobile job, meaning that the individual will travel often to different locations to identify weak areas in the mechanisms used across the company, report these to an administrative official, and repair or replace parts needed as necessary. In addition, a master field engineer must be able to work with other engineers in order to design modifications, changes, or additions to current machines and mechanisms so that maximum efficiency, safety, and durability can be achieved. Field engineers may also verify prototypes of products, develop test programs and procedures for the technology that they work on, and examine products for design flaws.

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Field Engineer Tasks

  • Provide technical support for projects including design, installation, maintenance, testing, evaluation and operation of systems.
  • Analyze system requirements, capacity, cost, and customer needs to determine project recommendations.
  • Inspect electronic equipment, instruments, products, and systems to ensure accordance to specifications, safety standards, and quality standards.
  • Design, implement, maintain and improve instruments, electronic components, equipment or systems.
  • Offer technical, operational, and administrative information, and resolution of technical issues to customers and staff.

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Pay by Experience Level for Field Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Field Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Field Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$65,000 based on 88 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Field Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$73,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Field Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$69,000 based on 13 salaries. A Field Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$97,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$65,935

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Field Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Field Engineer?

Field Engineer in Québec City:
Pros: I love to be involved in several major project.
Cons: I'm not at home very often so it's difficult for the family.

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Key Stats for Field Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Field Engineer Salaries

▲47%

▲10%

▲4%

National Average
C$66,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Field Engineer Salaries





National Average
C$66,000

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 8%