Engineer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Engineer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Colorado $80,479
Massachusetts $55,626
Virginia $71,351
Michigan $91,027
Texas $68,956
New York $64,772
Illinois $64,480
California $72,355
Oregon $74,000
Florida $54,216
New Jersey $64,740
Maryland $70,000
Ohio $61,000
Georgia $70,000
Pennsylvania $72,000
North Carolina $69,000

How do engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Engineers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than electrical engineers but more than civil engineers.

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