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Release Engineer Salary
in New York, United States

$120,919 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Release Engineer is $120,919 a year and $58 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Release Engineer is between $84,387 and $150,200. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Release Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Oversees the planning and development of software product builds and releases.
  • Manages and maintains source code management systems and support tools.
  • Drives process improvements throughout the project cycle and release process, encouraging standardization, consistency, repeatability, and predictability.
Release Engineer Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Software Developers, Systems Software

Job family population: 394,590

Estimated population of Release Engineer jobs: 29,026

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Release Engineer Job Listings for New York, United States

Lead QA & Release Engineer - DTC
Mar 11
New York, NY, USA
As Lead QA & Release Engineer, this resource will work closely with our product and engineering teams. You will be present during all phases of the product lifecycle to ensure that new features are ...
Build Release Engineer - AWS, Jenkins
Feb 9
New York, NY, USA
Build Release Engineer - AWS, Jenkins If you are a DevOps Engineer coming from an AWS, Build & Release background, please read on! Located near Greeley Square Park, a couple blocks from Penn Station ...
Release Engineer
Feb 28
Jersey City, United States
Pyramid Consulting, Inc.
Immediate need for a Release Engineer with experience in the Insurance Industry. This is 6+ Months Contract position with possible extension located in Jersey City, NJ. Please review the job ...
DevOps / Build & Release Engineer
Mar 15
New York, United States
Logistic Solutions Inc
Requirements for this position Several years' work experience as a hands-on devops or software developer Proficiency with scripting languages (shell, Python, Groovy, etc.) and system programming in ...
Feb 27
Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Computer Task Group is seeking a Software Release Engineer for a 3-9 Month Contract postion for their client. The candidate may site at any of the following client locations - San Jose, CA, Austin ...
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