How much does a Senior Engineer make?

Updated 19 Jan 2022
US$116,363 /yr
Average Base Pay

16,172 salaries

US$87K

Low

US$116K

Average

US$155K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Senior Engineer make? The national average salary for a Senior Engineer is $116,363 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 16,172 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Engineer£48,435 /yr
L4
Engineer Leader£46,248 /yr
L5
Principal Engineer£58,867 /yr
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Arup
4.1

Arup

Senior Engineer

£48,811

 /yr
Range: £34K - £72K
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£34K

£72K

£33,600 - £72,444 Range

WSP
3.6

WSP

Senior Engineer

£42,702

 /yr
Range: £33K - £57K

£33K

£57K

£33,157 - £56,819 Range

Frazer-Nash Consultancy
4.2

Frazer-Nash Consultancy

Senior Engineer

£38,898

 /yr
Range: £34K - £50K

£34K

£50K

£34,108 - £49,753 Range

AECOM
3.7

AECOM

Senior Engineer

£40,105

 /yr
Range: £34K - £58K

£34K

£58K

£34,402 - £57,992 Range

Atkins
3.9

Atkins

Senior Engineer

£50,158

 /yr
Range: £38K - £64K

£38K

£64K

£38,053 - £64,191 Range

Arm
4

Arm

Senior Engineer

£53,874

 /yr
Range: £41K - £76K

£41K

£76K

£40,810 - £75,639 Range

Jaguar Land Rover
3.7

Jaguar Land Rover

Senior Engineer

£50,271

 /yr
Range: £42K - £57K

£42K

£57K

£42,088 - £57,075 Range

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BuroHappold
4

BuroHappold

Senior Engineer

£44,436

 /yr
Range: £40K - £55K

£40K

£55K

£39,581 - £54,941 Range

Laing O'Rourke
4

Laing O'Rourke

Senior Engineer

£51,594

 /yr
Range: £46K - £63K

£46K

£63K

£46,000 - £63,363 Range

MBDA
4.2

MBDA

Senior Engineer

£36,626

 /yr
Range: £33K - £40K

£33K

£40K

£33,400 - £40,050 Range

DNV
3.9

DNV

Senior Engineer

£48,367

 /yr
Range: £39K - £62K

£39K

£62K

£38,660 - £61,666 Range

Cambridge Consultants
4

Cambridge Consultants

Senior Engineer

£45,245

 /yr
Range: £40K - £51K

£40K

£51K

£40,220 - £51,484 Range

BAE Systems
3.9

BAE Systems

Senior Engineer

£42,281

 /yr
Range: £38K - £52K

£38K

£52K

£37,604 - £51,662 Range

Jacobs
3.9

Jacobs

Senior Engineer

£41,591

 /yr
Range: £28K - £79K

£28K

£79K

£28,251 - £79,036 Range

Dyson
2.9

Dyson

Senior Engineer

£45,553

 /yr
Range: £37K - £73K

£37K

£73K

£37,030 - £72,672 Range

Roke Manor Research
4

Roke Manor Research

Senior Engineer

£47,724

 /yr
Range: £36K - £53K

£36K

£53K

£35,818 - £53,143 Range

McLaren Group
3

McLaren Group

Senior Engineer

£54,714

 /yr
Range: £48K - £64K

£48K

£64K

£47,522 - £64,185 Range

Network Rail
3.9

Network Rail

Senior Engineer

£56,609

 /yr
Range: £53K - £62K

£53K

£62K

£53,488 - £61,616 Range

Mott MacDonald
4.1

Mott MacDonald

Senior Engineer

£50,385

 /yr
Range: £38K - £63K

£38K

£63K

£38,000 - £62,856 Range

Aston Martin
3.4

Aston Martin

Senior Engineer

£41,683

 /yr
Range: £36K - £51K

£36K

£51K

£35,800 - £50,894 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Engineer is £48,435 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Senior Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1931 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Engineer in United Kingdom is £68,083 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Engineer in United Kingdom is £34,458 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£32,414
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Cardiff Area area reported making £32,414 per year
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3-4 years experience
Cardiff Area area
 
Full-time
Company - Private
£56,988
per year
A Senior Engineer in the London Area area reported making £56,988 per year
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8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
£49,048
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Leeds Area area reported making £49,048 per year
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1-2 years experience
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£90,000
per year
A Senior Engineer in the London Area area reported making £90,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£54,498
per year
A Senior Engineer in the London Area area reported making £54,498 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£33,400
per year
A Senior Engineer in the Bristol Area area reported making £33,400 per year
Additional Pay
£2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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