Engineer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Engineer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Illinois $72,932

How do engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Engineers earn 6% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than water engineers but more than industrial engineering technicians.

Career Median Salary
Water engineer salary $88K
Industrial engineer salary $87K
Civil engineer salary $78K
Agricultural engineer salary $77K
Ship engineer salary $71K
Engineer salary $61K
Locomotive engineer salary $62K
Geodesist salary $63K
Power engineer salary $60K
Industrial engineering technician salary $55K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)