How much does a Senior Systems Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Senior Systems Engineer in the United States is $55 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $49 and $63. Hourly rate 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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Valiant Integrated Services - Quantico , VA
Valiant Integrated Services is seeking a Principal Enterprise Architect / Senior Systems Engineer to fill a position on the MAGTF Staff Training Program (MSTP) task order. This key role is a working ...
Valiant Integrated Services - 23 days ago
RTX - Catlett , VA
At RTX our Senior Systems Engineers (SE) will be given the authority and responsibility to develop a ground demonstration program within the Special Programs portfolio of Space Systems. The SE will ...
Capital Markets Placement - Today
Peraton is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer in Chantilly, VA to support our Intelligence Community customer as part of a highly talented, highly motivated and high-performing team. As part of the ...
Peraton - 22 days ago
RTX - Ashburn , VA
Senior Systems Engineer Springfield, VA The Raytheon Intelligence and Space (RIS) team is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer on a Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) team at a customer facility ...
Capital Markets Placement - Today
Peraton - Herndon , VA
Peraton is seeking a motivated, customer-oriented, Systems Engineer to provide cloud and data center development and sustainment services in a diverse operating system environment. * Design, develop ...
Peraton - 7 days ago
Parsons - Chantilly , VA
We are currently seeking a Space Systems Engineer - Senior to help us support the Space Development Agency. Parsons Space Systems Engineers perform a variety of engineering tasks related to the ...
Parsons - 30 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Senior Systems Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Senior Systems Engineer ranges from $49 to $63 with the average hourly pay of $55. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $52 to $73 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $61.

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