Average Salary for DTE Energy Co Employees

Based in Detroit, Mich.,electric services player DTE Energy Co offers many employment opportunities, including Buyer and Policy Analyst positions. DTE Energy Co pays its employees $82K annually on average. What you do at the company plays the largest role in compensation at DTE Energy Co, but how long you've been working and where you live affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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DTE Energy Co Median Salary by Job


Electrical Engineer
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Mechanical Engineer
3 profiles

United States (change)

Policy Analyst
2 profiles

Project Control Specialist
2 profiles

Accounts Payable Analyst
2 profiles

Engineering Supervisor
2 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 72
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About This Company

Detroit, Michigan 48226

Electric Services

Source: Freebase


Senior Electrical Engineers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $91K per year — though Operations Supervisors, Mechanical Engineers, and Electrical Engineers also do fairly well at around $91K, $86K, and $79K, respectively. Earning only about $41K on average, Policy Analysts make less than most people in the company.

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $66K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of DTE Energy Co employees (29 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn $82K per year on average.


Residents of Monroe, Mich. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $100K annually; other top-paying cities include Newport, Mich. (about $87K) and the company's headquarter city of Detroit, Mich. ($77K). By state, California offers the highest pay at approximately $95K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $97K annually. Becoming a Certified Professional Engineer can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $88K on average. It pays to have a Master of Science (MS) at DTE Energy Co — these employees make the most at approximately $97K per year.


When it comes to skills, Environmental Compliance seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $110K annually. Project Management is regularly seen around here; approximately one-fourth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Other top skills include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at DTE Energy Co can sometimes lack paid time off; a third of respondents get paid vacation days, and a quarter of survey participants receive paid sick leave. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; DTE Energy Co sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. Health insurance is part of the package for most workers, and for most employees, dental coverage is too. Other privileges include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and a defined benefit retirement plan.

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Key Stats for DTE Energy Co


38 %
62 %
$50,335 - $102,418
$41,369 - $95,382

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$48,479 - $92,372
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)

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