Average Facility Engineer Salary

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The average salary for a Facility Engineer is $75,206.
MEDIAN $75,206
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$49k - $114k
$486 - $20k
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$789 - $10k
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$39k - $112k

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Job Description for Facility Engineer

Facility Engineer Tasks
  • Oversee facility environment and its equipment, working to improve productivity.
  • Set and ensure adherence to maintenance and environmental control schedules.
  • Conduct training and support usage and operation, particularly special projects.
  • Make recommendations and oversee complex repair, upgrades and changes.
  • Inspect, troubleshoot and diagnose equipment problems, including making repairs.

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Career Paths

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Facility Engineer
Facilities Engineer
Facility Manager
Senior Mechanical Engineer
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Facility Engineer

Skills in Project Management, Engineering Design and Plant Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting and Facility Maintenance & Coordination.

Pay by Experience Level for Facility Engineer

An entry-level Facility Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,015 based on 6 salaries. An early career Facility Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,195 based on 79 salaries. A mid-career Facility Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,759 based on 58 salaries. An experienced Facility Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,374 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $87,536.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Facility Engineer in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 10.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in San Jose, California (10.0% less), Houston, Texas (4.0% less) and Seattle, Washington (0.3% less).

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