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Engineer salary in San Antonio, TX

How much does an Engineer make in San Antonio, TX?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $104,125
Low $61,222
High $177,093
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a engineer is $104,125 per year in San Antonio, TX. 152 salaries reported, updated at June 6, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in San Antonio, TX

Years of experiencePer year
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
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Top companies for Engineers in San Antonio, TX

  1. Oscar
    8 reviews31 salaries reported
    $208,988per year
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Highest paying cities for Engineers near San Antonio, TX

  1. Pasadena, TX
    $112,802 per year
    23 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $105,254 per year
    416 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $104,125 per year
    152 salaries reported
  1. Irving, TX
    $101,310 per year
    69 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $100,647 per year
    259 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $96,242 per year
    541 salaries reported
  1. Fort Worth, TX
    $94,147 per year
    112 salaries reported
  2. Plano, TX
    $87,442 per year
    110 salaries reported
  3. Midland, TX
    $86,325 per year
    27 salaries reported
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Where can an Engineer earn more?

Compare salaries for Engineers in different locations
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Engineers

Most recommended license

Architecture License

(earn +36.68% more)

The jobs requiring this license have increase by 22366.67% since 2018. Engineers with this license earn +36.68% more than the average base salary, which is $104,125 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this licenseChange from previous year
20171increase by 1
20189increase by 800.00%
20192022increase by 22366.67%

Top companies hiring Engineers on Indeed

Omni Hotels
San Antonio Water System
DXC Technology
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
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Top skills
Top specialties
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
152 jobs248
563 jobs919
34 jobs53
246 jobs398
167 jobs206
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Most common benefits for Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Stock options
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

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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How much do similar professions get paid in San Antonio, TX?

Software Engineer

383 job openings

Average $101,509 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Engineer

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