Entry-Level Senior Applications Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Senior Applications Engineer earns an average salary of $80,261 per year.

$63,212 - $109,226
MEDIAN: $82,087

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Salary $63,212 - $109,226
Bonus $992 - $19,219
Profit Sharing $100.33 - $4,983
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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).
$64,023 - $119,398
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 106

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Senior Applications Engineer Advice

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

Senior Applications Engineer in Carlsbad:
"Develop debugging and communication skills."
You will need to understand technologies like LTE, UMTS, CDMA EVDO/1xRTT so you can understand to debug modem logs. Also, a lot of patience talking with customers and making them understand the issue. You will need to completely understand the issue and push back when necessary since all customers will blame it on the modem when a majority of times the issue is in their host device.

Key Stats for Senior Applications Engineer


18 %
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Senior Applications Engineer Salaries

National Average

Software Development

Engineering Design

Technical Sales

Project Management

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.


18 %
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 6%