$67,931
Avg. Salary
$27.04
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,028

Bonus

$2,396

Profit Sharing

$9,759

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Applications Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $27.04 per hour.

The average pay for an Applications Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $67,931 per year.

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$17.41
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$27.04
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$40.71
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MEDIAN $27.04
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$51k
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$93k
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MEDIAN $67,931
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MEDIAN: $67,931
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$0$97K
Salary $51,369 - $92,679
Bonus $489 - $10,014
Profit Sharing $485 - $9,711
Commission $2,534 - $21,699
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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$51,350 - $97,052
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,268
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $17.41 - $40.71
Overtime $25.81 - $54.17
Annual Data $0$97K
Bonus $489 - $10,014
Commission $2,534 - $21,699
Profit Sharing $485 - $9,711
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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$51,350 - $97,052
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 70

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 large task into smaller ones for easier manageability, and they will usually have a manager that they work under. The industries that employ application engineers range from healthcare and finance, to sales and marketing, so there are many types of career options for application engineers. Banks hire them to create online banking applications for their customers and mechanical industries can hire them to program large machines for production.

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Applications Engineer Tasks
  • Support in the design, development and modification of computer applications and programs.
  • Write technical specifications to design or redesign computer solutions.
  • Participate in overall systems testing.

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Pay by Experience Level for Applications Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Applications Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Applications Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 391 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Applications Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 173 salaries. An experienced Applications Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 71 salaries. An Applications Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 36 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

4%

-7%

National Average: $69,158

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Key Stats for Applications Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 278 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Applications Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲20%

Late-Career
▲8%

▲5%

National Average
$69,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 278 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 7%