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Engineering Specialist Salary

$113,453 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineering Specialist is $113,453 a year and $55 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Engineering Specialist is between $79,061 and $141,041. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Engineering Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises professional and paraprofessional engineering personnel, which may include Engineers, Engineering Technicians, and Technologists.
  • Oversees the daily activities and assignments of staff.
  • Aids in the formulation of overall department objectives, policies, plans, and programs; and provides technical and specialized functional services and recommendations for carrying them out.
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, and assists employees in solving work problems.
Engineering Specialist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Engineers, All Other

Job family population: 131,500

Estimated population of Engineering Specialist jobs: 11,421

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Engineering Specialist Job Listings for United States

Engineering Specialist II - Fire Systems
Mar 27
Bellevue, WA, USA
Utilizing existing tools, standards, and procedures, the Engineering Specialist provides estimating, designing, tracking, start-up and commissioning of standard jobs. This role acts as a technical ...
Field Support Engineering Specialist
Mar 28
Chalmers, IN, USA
EDP Renewables
The Field Support Engineering Specialist will support the Operations Department in the optimization of wind farm performance. Main accountabilities: * Provide engineering support to on-site staff for ...
Software Engineering Specialist
May 4
El Dorado Hills, United States
Horizontal Integration
Description Software Engineering Specialist ? 18 Month Contract El Dorado Hills CA ? Description: Responsible for designs, develops, modifies, debugs and/or maintains software systems, Serves as an ...
BT-1683 System Safety Engineering Specialist II
Apr 12
Huntsville, AL, USA
Bastion Technologies
The System Safety Engineer (Aerospace) identifies and eliminates safety hazards associated with all development activities throughout the entire program/product lifecycle in support of NASA's Space ...
Video Engineering Specialist - Themed Entertainment
May 21
Burbank, CA, USA
Eleventh Hour
As a Video Engineer Specialist, you will work directly with internal teams and clients to produce deliverables for exciting and groundbreaking attractions and events! You will use your extensive ...
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