How much does an AWS Engineer make? The average AWS Engineer salary is $84,358 as of August 27, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $72,435 and $96,342. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Edify Technologies, Inc. - Alexandria , VA
Role Jr. AWS ArchitectAWS Engineer Location Alexandria, VA (Remote) Full time Look for a full stack Java developer who has recent 1-2 years of experience as Jr. AWS Architect AWS Engineer ... - 3 days ago
Eliassen Group - Reston , VA
Are you a skilled and experienced Full Stack AWS Engineer? If you're interested in a stable contract role with a respected organization, we may have the ideal role for you in Reston. Due to client ...
Monster - 11 days ago
Mastech Digital - Herndon , VA
AWS Engineer Contract to Hire Top Skills: * Terraform (must with several years of experiences) with IaC * Python development skills * Kubernetes and EKS stack * AWS Cloud certification Position ...
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Cognizant - Richmond , VA
AWS Devops Engineer- Full - Time *This role is not able to offer visa transfer or sponsorship now or in the future* AIA - Artificial Intelligence and Analytics Practice This Practice that leads all ...
Monster - 10 days ago
Net2Source Inc. - Richmond , VA
Position AWS DevOps Engineer with Big Data Location REMOTE INITIALLY McLean, VA Richmond, VA Wilmington, DE Type 6-12+ months contract Requirements Strong Programming experience with object ... - 20 days ago
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AWS Engineer Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for AWS Engineer between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of August 27, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for AWS Engineer in each city.
Click to see the salary for AWS Engineer in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $105,448
Washington, DC $93,908
Miami, FL $82,124
Chicago, IL $89,495
Boston, MA $95,047
New York, NY $101,483
Dallas, TX $83,810
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What is the average salary for AWS Engineer in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of AWS Engineer in the United States. The base salary for AWS Engineer ranges from $72,435 to $96,342 with the average base salary of $84,358. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $74,224 to $100,970 with the average total cash compensation of $86,685.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $84,358 $72,435 - $96,342
Bonus $2,326 $1,789 - $4,628
Total Pay $86,685 $74,224 - $100,970
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What's the difference between AWS Engineer Architect and AWS Engineer?
According to our latest salary estimation on August 27, 2020. The average salary of AWS Engineer is $84,358, and the average salary of AWS Engineer Architect is $116,516. The average salary of AWS Engineer Architect is higher than AWS Engineer. ( 2020-08-27 )
I am an AWS Engineer, which location’s salary is higher, Idaho Falls, ID or Harlingen, TX?
Idaho Falls, ID typically sees higher pay than Harlingen, TX for AWS Engineer. an AWS Engineer Salary in Idaho Falls, ID is $76,686 as of August 27, 2020; an AWS Engineer Salary in Harlingen, TX is $73,940 as of August 27, 2020. ( 2020-08-27 )
Why does the salary of an AWS Engineer vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-08-27 )
What are the Pay Factors for AWS Engineer?
Salary ranges for an AWS Engineer can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-08-27 )
How the Pay Factors Influence Your Pay?
Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-08-27 )

Last Update: August 27, 2020