Senior Systems Engineer with Windows Operating System General Use Skills Salary

A large fraction of take-home pay for Senior Systems Engineers with Windows Operating System General Use skills comes from commissions — more than a third on average, in fact. The median overall income in this field is approximately $98K. Final cash compensation to Senior Systems Engineers with Windows Operating System General Use skills varies from around $74K to approximately $130K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $16K and $13K, respectively. The most important factor affecting compensation for this group is residence, followed by the company and experience level. The majority of Senior Systems Engineers with Windows Operating System General Use skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$72,834 - $123,727
$73K
$95K
$120K
MEDIAN: $94,873
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$25.59 - $77.28
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$0$129K
Salary $72,834 - $123,727
Bonus $988 - $15,619
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $12,723
Commission $37,000
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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$73,716 - $129,001
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 420
Hourly Data $0$88
Hourly Rate $25.59 - $77.28
Overtime $29.85 - $88.19
Annual Data $0$129K
Bonus $988 - $15,619
Commission $37,000
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $12,723
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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$73,716 - $129,001
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Systems Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Systems Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 60 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Systems Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 166 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 247 salaries. A Senior Systems Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $113,000 based on 107 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $98,064

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Surpassing the national average by 24 percent, Senior Systems Engineers with Windows Operating System General Use skills in Washington receive some of the highest pay in the country. Senior Systems Engineers with Windows Operating System General Use skills will also find cushy salaries in Sacramento (+20 percent), Seattle (+17 percent), Boston (+13 percent), and Denver (+12 percent). Salt Lake City ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 19 percent below the national average. Employers pay around 9 percent less in San Diego and 5 percent less in Las Vegas, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Senior Systems Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 94 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

▲15%

▲2%

National Average
$98,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 94 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 5%
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