ENGINEER SALARY IN SWITZERLAND

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Average gross salary for Engineer GROSS SALARY
CHF 89,300
Average gorss salary (USD) for Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 94,015
Average net salary for Engineer NET SALARY
CHF 69,331
The most typical salary for Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
CHF 85,000
  Updated: 26 Dec 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 22%
  Salary entries: 19

Engineer Earnings in Switzerland

Average salary for Engineer in Switzerland is CHF 89,300.

Average take home earning is CHF 69,331 (Net).

The most typical salary is CHF 85,000 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (19 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
5 % CHF 130,000
11 % CHF 120,000
32 % CHF 100,000
74 % CHF 85,000
89 % CHF 71,366
95 % CHF 66,600
100 % CHF 50,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Zurich CHF 88,250 US$ 92,866 08
Basel CHF 101,666 US$ 103,577 03
Bern CHF 97,050 US$ 101,795 02
St. Gallen CHF 72,500 US$ 79,339 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
135K US$ 131,134 CHF 130,000
01
125K US$ 123,151 CHF 120,000
01
115K US$ 122,015 CHF 110,000
01
105K US$ 103,404 CHF 100,000
03
95K US$ 99,175 CHF 93,666
03
85K US$ 89,165 CHF 85,000
05
75K US$ 76,088 CHF 71,366
03
65K US$ 73,874 CHF 66,600
01
55K US$ 54,277 CHF 50,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 91,245 CHF 86,713 15
Women US$ 105,945 CHF 100,000 02
N/A US$ 102,861 CHF 98,000 02

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 109,338 CHF 106,025 04
Masters Degree US$ 86,633 CHF 82,200 08
Bachelors Degree US$ 93,695 CHF 87,857 07

Engineer workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Switzerland. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses CHF 106,025. While Engineer workers with Masters Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of CHF 82,200. This is 26.21% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 102,626 CHF 100,000 01
12-16 Years US$ 73,874 CHF 66,600 01
8-12 Years US$ 112,222 CHF 106,000 04
4-8 Years US$ 111,957 CHF 108,000 02
2-4 Years US$ 76,062 CHF 72,750 04
1-2 Years US$ 90,232 CHF 86,250 04
0-1 Year US$ 90,601 CHF 84,700 03

Engineer workers in Switzerland with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 8-12 Years of experience earn a gross average of CHF 106,000 compared to CHF 66,600 for their counterparts with 12-16 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 8-12 Years of experience and 12-16 Years is 51.91%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 102,626 CHF 100,000 01
39-44 US$ 73,874 CHF 66,600 01
33-38 US$ 101,828 CHF 97,025 04
27-32 US$ 95,711 CHF 91,200 05
22-26 US$ 86,365 CHF 81,666 06
N/A US$ 102,861 CHF 98,000 02
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 91,260 CHF 86,043 16
Contract US$ 111,749 CHF 110,000 02
Self Employed US$ 102,626 CHF 100,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Basel Engineer in Basel US$ 103,577 CHF 101,666 03
2. Bern Engineer in Bern US$ 101,795 CHF 97,050 02
3. Zurich Engineer in Zurich US$ 92,866 CHF 88,250 08
4. St. Gallen Engineer in St. Gallen US$ 79,339 CHF 72,500 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland US$ 94,015 CHF 89,300 19
2. Australia Australia Engineer in Australia US$ 88,740 AU$ 98,696 51
3. United States United States Engineer US$ 82,211 US$ 82,211 243
4. Norway Norway Engineer in Norway US$ 78,903 NOK 581,777 54
5. Canada Canada Engineer in Canada US$ 68,036 CA$ 74,000 90
6. Germany Germany Engineer in Germany US$ 67,757 EUR 55,917 98
7. United Kingdom United Kingdom Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 57,968 GBP 39,620 67
8. Italy Italy Engineer in Italy US$ 56,382 EUR 45,944 49
9. France France Engineer in France US$ 55,059 EUR 44,300 43
10. Finland Finland Engineer in Finland US$ 52,586 EUR 42,530 23

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(7/7)  ENGINEER


 Posted: 26 Dec 2019

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Engineering pharma manufacturing whatever."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 90,000
US$ 92,364


(6/7)  SENIOR TRAINING ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Oct 2019

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Prepare and deliver MATLAB courses."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


(5/7)  CIVIL AND CONSTRUCTION ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Design and calculation."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 70,000
US$ 71,838


(4/7)  BIM MANAGER


 Posted: 28 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "BIM manager and innovation projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 89,000
US$ 91,337


(3/7)  MANUFACTURING ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Feb 2019

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "Supervision and helping on development."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 102,626


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(2/7)  SPECIALIZED CHANGE ANALYST


 Posted: 22 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "ANALYZING CONFIGURATION CHANGES."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 102,626


(1/7)  AUTOMATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Systems integration for biotech facilities."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 85,000
US$ 87,232


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