Entry-Level Field Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Field Engineer earns an average salary of $60,002 per year.

$45,951 - $74,576
$46K
$60K
$75K
MEDIAN: $60,267
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$14.92 - $34.98
$15
$23
$35
MEDIAN: $22.76
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$79K
Salary $45,951 - $74,576
Bonus $0.00 - $9,274
Profit Sharing $300.00 - $9,917
Commission $6,900
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).
)
$42,332 - $79,321
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 964
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $14.92 - $34.98
Overtime $21.14 - $49.85
Annual Data $0$79K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,274
Commission $6,900
Profit Sharing $300.00 - $9,917
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).
)
$42,332 - $79,321
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 241

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Field Engineer Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Field Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $60,552

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

Field Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Field Engineer in Washington:
"Auto cad."
Learn as much as possible every day. Every little thing you learn takes you closer to becoming a successful field engineer.

Field Engineer in Gastonia:
"I have worked here before and loved the work and people."
If you have Cad training you will also need outside Plant Experience and that will be slow to accumulate in this job.

Field Engineer in Miami:
Look for bigger companies with better benefits... Move to texas!!

Field Engineer in Knoxville:
"Get A Degree In Your Field."
I came through a trades apprenticeship. While that has been VERY useful, I think a degree in some construction field would've been more helpful if it was combined with the field experience.

Field Engineer in Spokane:
"Am I Paid What I Am Worth?"
Ask questions until you are sure you understand. Be ready to take on anything. Look at problems as opportunity's to grow, adapt and overcome.

Key Stats for Field Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 171 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
9%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Field Engineer Salaries




▲1%

Test Engineering
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%


Troubleshooting
▼0%

National Average
$61,000


Systems Troubleshooting
▼1%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼1%

▼4%

Electronic Equipment Installation
▼5%

Land Surveying
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 171 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 12%
ADVERTISEMENT