upper level job

How much does an Entry Engineer make in the United States? The average Entry Engineer salary in the United States is $76,100 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $70,700 and $82,900. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.

Entry Engineer Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Entry Engineer Salary $65,784 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Entry Engineer Salary $70,700 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Entry Engineer Salary $76,100 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Entry Engineer Salary $82,900 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Entry Engineer Salary $89,091 US June 27, 2024
25% $70,700 10% $65,784 90% $89,091 75% $82,900 $76,100 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
Change Search Criteria
download asset banner
Facing Salary Structure Challenges? Let Our Expert Guide You
The job market is increasingly challenging. Our whitepaper, Navigating the Challenges of Creating Salary Structures, offers guidance on creating salary structures. Provide your phone number and work email to download the full version.
We will handle your contact details in line with our Privacy Policy. If you prefer not to receive marketing emails from Salary.com, you can opt-out out of marketing communications at any time by clicking unsubscribe.

Job Description

The Entry Engineer performs simple and routine engineering design tasks with standard techniques. Assists in design, development, implementation, and analysis of technical products and systems. Being an Entry Engineer requires a bachelor's degree of engineering. Assists more senior engineers in the preparation of plans, designs, computation methods and reports. In addition, Entry Engineer typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being an Entry Engineer works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Working as an Entry Engineer typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

Employers: Job Description Management Tool

Job Openings for Entry Engineer

Career Path for this job

  1. This Job:

    Entry Engineer

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Intermediate Engineer

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for an Entry Engineer, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation


Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Entry Engineer in the United States. The base salary for Entry Engineer ranges from $70,700 to $82,900 with the average base salary of $76,100. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $72,300 to $85,600 with the average total cash compensation of $78,000.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.



Step 3 of 3

How much should you be paid?

View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Recently searched related titles: Engineer, Music Recording, Graduate Engineer, Lighting Engineer

Recently searched related titles: Completions Engineer, Graphics Engineer, Interior Engineer

Jobs with a similar salary range to Entry Engineer : Assistant Resident Engineer, Junior IT Engineer, Post Sales Engineer, QA Regression Engineer, Consulting Engineer I, Licensed Professional Engineer

Salary estimation for Entry Engineer at companies like : County Assessor's, Marth Media LLC, Business & Community Empowerment Institute

Jobs with a similar salary range to Entry Engineer : Bim Modeler, Contracting Engineer, Completion Engineer