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Engineer salary in Albany, NY

How much does an Engineer make in Albany, NY?

Average base salary

$59,948
same
as national average
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a engineer is $59,948 per year in Albany, NY. 16 salaries reported, updated at April 26, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in Albany, NY

Years of experiencePer year
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Engineers in Albany, NY

  1. Oscar
    3.9star
    8 reviews13 salaries reported
    $278,886per year
  2. $132,331per year
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Highest paying cities for Engineers near Albany, NY

  1. Rochester, NY
    $55,804 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. Cortland, NY
    $51,278 per year
    12 salaries reported
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Where can an Engineer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Engineers

Most recommended license

Architecture Licenseearn +36.68% more

The jobs requiring this license have increase by 22366.67% since 2018. Engineers with this license earn +36.68% more than the average base salary, which is $59,948 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this licenseChange from previous year
20171increase by 1
20189increase by 800.00%
20192022increase by 22366.67%

Top companies hiring Engineers on Indeed

Jacobs
US Department of Veterans Affairs
Watervliet Arsenal
NYS Department of Transportation
CHA Consulting, Inc.
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Top skills
Encryption
+34.85%salary
Top specialties
Telemetry
+31.57%salary
Top certifications
CCIE
+32.77%salary

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
152 jobs248
563 jobs919
34 jobs53
246 jobs398
167 jobs206
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Most common benefits for Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Stock options
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 8,890 ratings

62% of Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Albany, NY?

Project Engineer

734 job openings

Average $83,939 per year

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