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How much does an Engineer make in Ashburn, VA?

Average base salary
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10 salaries reported, updated at Dec 11, 2019
$85,635
per year
The average salary for a engineer is $85,635 per year in Ashburn, VA.
6% higher
than national average
Most common benefits
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Stock ownership plan
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Disability insurance

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Engineers

Most recommended certification

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earn +32.77% more

The jobs requiring this certification have decrease by 36.84% since 2018. Engineers with this certification earn +32.77% more than the average base salary, which is $85,635 per year.

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Top skillsEncryption
+34.85%salary
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Top specialtiesTelemetry
+31.57%salary
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Top fields of studyComputer Science Degree
+30.79%salary

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+34.80%
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+35.49%
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Most common benefits for Engineers

  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Stock ownership plan
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Disability insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Parental leave

Salary satisfaction

62%

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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