System engineer

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How much does a System Engineer make in Chantilly, VA?

Average base salary
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974 salaries reported, updated at Jul 01, 2020
$105,897
per year
The average salary for a system engineer is $105,897 per year in Chantilly, VA.
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as national average
Most common benefits
  • Health savings account
  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • 401(k) matching

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for system engineers

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earn +21.94% more

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 15.85% since 2018. System Engineers with this skill earn +21.94% more than the average base salary, which is $105,897 per year.

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Most common benefits for System Engineers

  • Health savings account
  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Referral program
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible schedule

Salary satisfaction

Based on 851 ratings

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

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