The average salary for an engineer in the United States is around $61,239 per year.
This is 6% above the national average. Updated in 2018.
Engineers earn an average yearly salary of $61,239. Wages typically start from $51,558 and go up to $97,708.
Engineer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Engineer salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do engineer salaries compare to similar careers?
|Water engineer salary||$88K|
|Industrial engineer salary||$87K|
|Civil engineer salary||$78K|
|Agricultural engineer salary||$77K|
|Ship engineer salary||$71K|
|Locomotive engineer salary||$62K|
|Power engineer salary||$60K|
|Industrial engineering technician salary||$55K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)