The average salary for an Early-Career Field Service Engineer with Technical Services skills in Chicago, Illinois is $65,571.
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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. No formal education is required f…Read more
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Popular Skills for Field Service Engineer
Skills that pay less than market rate include Equipment Maintenance, System Repair, Systems Troubleshooting, Electronic Troubleshooting and Troubleshooting.
Pay by Experience Level for Field Service Engineer
A mid-career Field Service Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Field Service Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,586 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $74,360.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (20.6% less), Dallas, Texas (16.9% less) and New York, New York (16.1% less).
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