The average salary for a Technical Engineer is $64,284.
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Job Description for Technical Engineer
Technical engineers are responsible for making sure that the products produced by their organization meet standards related to quality and efficiency; they do this by performing analysis of the product and also by analyzing the process(es) by which the product was produced. Additionally, technical engineers must investigate any issues that arise while examining products and processes, resolving those issues in an effective, efficient manner. These professionals are also in charge of supporting a…Read more
Technical Engineer Tasks
- Provide on-site and telephone software and hardware troubleshooting and systems administration support.
- Create and maintain status reports, installation documentation, and maintenance logs.
- Implement, document, and check disaster recovery plans.
- Perform installations, maintenance, and repairs on equipment.
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Popular Skills for Technical Engineer
Skills in Information Technology (IT) Support and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting, Technical Analysis and Network Management / Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Technical Engineer
An entry-level Technical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $51,553 based on 22 salaries. An early career Technical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,902 based on 95 salaries. A mid-career Technical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,693 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Technical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,927 based on 46 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $91,899.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Technical Engineer in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 10.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (8.9% more) and New York, New York (8.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (14.4% less) and Houston, Texas (0.2% less).
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