C$91,713
Avg. Salary
C$40.80
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$6,369

Bonus

C$2,023

Profit Sharing

C$15,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Systems Engineer is C$40.80 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Systems Engineer is C$91,713 per year.

10%
C$35.10
10%
C$40.80
50%
C$58.33
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$40.80
10%
C$67k
10%
C$92k
50%
C$122k
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$91,713
C$67,297 - C$122,391
C$67K
C$92K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$91,713
10%
50%
90%
C$35.10 - C$58.33
C$41
MEDIAN: C$40.80
50%
C$0C$124K
Salary C$67,297 - C$122,391
Bonus C$1,939 - C$11,871
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$9,787
Commission C$15,000
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).
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C$68,081 - C$124,994
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 219
Hourly Data C$0C$76
Hourly Rate C$40.80
Overtime C$30.20 - C$76.03
Annual Data C$0C$124K
Bonus C$1,939 - C$11,871
Commission C$15,000
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$9,787
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).
)
C$68,081 - C$124,994
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Senior Systems Engineer

The senior systems engineer tends to involve more design and build-out work than an standard systems administrator position. While both jobs contain responsibilities for day-to-day administration and upkeep of servers and storage, a senior systems engineer will also have been the one who original designed the solution; this can range anywhere from choosing a server platform to details related to processors, RAM and network cards.

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Senior Systems Engineer Tasks
  • Oversee the planning, design and implementation of system engineering projects.
  • May be responsible for designing a data contingency plan or data disaster recovery plan.
  • Install, configure and upgrade and enhancements to software/hardware/network systems.

Senior Systems Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$160K

$97,927

Raytheon Co.
158 profiles
$101,011

$115,902

$103,036

$123,411

$100,843

$104,466

$109,763

$105,852

$77,845

Common Career Paths for Senior Systems Engineer


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Popular Skills for Senior Systems Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Systems Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Systems Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$78,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Systems 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$86,000 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$93,000 based on 71 salaries. A Senior Systems 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$105,000 based on 30 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

19%

6%

1%

-1%

-11%

National Average: C$94,313

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Senior Systems Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

▲12%

National Average
C$94,000

▼1%

▼8%

Entry-Level
▼17%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Engineer Salaries


Project
▲3%

National Average
C$94,000

Controls
▼2%


Virtualization
▼4%


Windows Operating System General Use
▼5%

Linux
▼10%

Microsoft Office
▼13%

▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 4%