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 about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than agricultural engineers but more than mechanical engineers.

Career Median Salary
Agricultural engineer salary $77K
Electrical engineer salary $72K
Ship engineer salary $71K
Software quality assurance engineer salary $61K
Robotics engineer salary $62K
Engineer salary $61K
Environmental engineer salary $62K
Sales engineer salary $64K
Locomotive engineer salary $62K
Mechanical engineer salary $63K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)