£27,158
Avg. Salary
£12.18
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£1,300

Profit Sharing

£550

Commission

£1,965

The average pay for a Field Service Engineer is $35.50 per hour.

The average pay for a Field Service Engineer is $72,748 per year.

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MEDIAN $12
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$39k
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MEDIAN $27,158
£19,445 - £38,621
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MEDIAN: £27,158
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£9.79 - £14.61
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£0£39K
Salary £19,445 - £38,621
Bonus £325 - £4,250
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,085
Commission £203 - £4,932
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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£20,115 - £39,408
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 507
Hourly Data £0£24
Hourly Rate £9.79 - £14.61
Overtime £11.35 - £24.80
Annual Data £0£39K
Bonus £325 - £4,250
Commission £203 - £4,932
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,085
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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£20,115 - £39,408
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 48

Job Description for Field Service Engineer

Field service engineers work with their hands to fix what is broken, primarily in electronic installation and scheduling maintenance and malfunctions, and most days are spent traveling from one work-site to another to resolve the electrical problems or situations that arise. They work with several types of tools and machinery in these situations, both indoors and outdoors, and most work alone or in small teams with two to three others depending on the employer.

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Field Service Engineer Tasks

  • Keep records of maintenance, repair, and required updates of equipment.
  • Inspect, test, and repair equipment following manufacturers' specifications, using test and analysis instruments.
  • Study technical manuals and attend training sessions provided by equipment manufacturers to maintain current knowledge.
  • Perform preventive maintenance or service such as cleaning, lubricating and adjusting equipment.

Common Career Paths for Field Service Engineer


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Pay by Experience Level for Field Service Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Field Service Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Field Service Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤25,000 based on 108 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Field Service Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤27,000 based on 117 salaries. An experienced Field Service Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤30,000 based on 111 salaries. A Field Service Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤29,000 based on 46 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

12%

3%

National Average: £27,669

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

Field Service Engineer Reviews

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

Field Service Engineer in Manchester:
"I work all over the north west of the uk."
Pros: Get paid from leaving home to arriving back home ,
Cons: Very busy on the motorway network.

Field Service Engineer in Manchester:
"Don't work in copiers."
Don't do it, the customers treat you like shit, and the company you work for think Engineers are two a penny.

Field Service Engineer in Leicester:
"Share knowledge."
Share knoledge and make internal communication easier.

Field Service Engineer in London:
"Account Engineering."
Pros: Overview of client's business and assets risks. Collaboration with insurance brokers, insured, underwriters, field engineering.
Cons: Too much paper work and data analyses. Some of the clerical work could be handled by automated systems.

Field Service Engineer in Woking:
"Long Hours."
Pros: Able to act independently and being able to organize my own working week.
Cons: Long hours. Lack of training on new equipment.

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Key Stats for Field Service Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Field Service Engineer Salaries

▲9%

▲5%

National Average
₤28,000

▼3%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Field Service Engineer Salaries

Customer Service
▲8%


National Average
₤28,000

Systems Troubleshooting
▼2%

Industrial Hydraulics
▼3%


Troubleshooting
▼11%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼14%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 60%