Information About Sales Engineers

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Training

Sales engineers need bachelor's degree.

Degrees for Sales engineers
Training for Sales Engineers
Percent
Less than High School 0.9
High School 5.0
Some College 15.6
Associates Degree 8.3
Bachelors Degree 54.6
Masters Degree 14.7
Doctorate or Professional Degree 1.0

Employment

Represents about 78,000 people in the United States- 0.0% of which are self-employed

Employment prospects are up Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 6,000 more sales engineers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 35,000 more.


Hourly Income

On average, sales engineers make $46.79 per hour.

Hourly Income Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Sales engineers $25.90 $33.00 $42.90 $56.30 $71.70
Sales and related occupations $8.17 $9.04 $11.90 $20.60 $35.10
National Average $8.65 $10.70 $16.50 $26.60 $41.00

Annual Salaries

On average, sales engineers make $97,320 per year.

Annual Salary Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Sales engineers $53,860 $68,720 $89,330 $117,220 $149,300
Sales and related occupations $16,990 $18,800 $24,840 $42,990 $73,070
National Average $18,000 $22,380 $34,460 $55,470 $85,280

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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