Systems Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$114,667
$10,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$124,667
Total Compensation
Median: $115K
Min: $85K
Max: $180K

How Much Does a Systems Engineer Make in New York?

The average salary for a Systems Engineer in New York is $114,667. The average additional cash compensation for a Systems Engineer in New York is $10,000. The average total compensation for a Systems Engineer in New York is $124,667. Systems Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Systems Engineer employees in New York.

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Systems Engineer jobs in NYC

Staff Systems Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+47
As a talented Staff Systems Engineer in this critical role, you will join and provide technical leadership to our Operations team running all of the global infrastructure as well as interface with other teams to guide our growth. With our extreme rates of traffic and growth and partnering with some brilliant developers and data scientists, you will be challenged to continuously learn and make clever use of cutting edge technology.

Software/Systems Engineer - Site Reliability (Acuity)

Greater NYC Area
11 hours ago
+41
The Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) teams are looking for experienced and passionate software/systems engineer who possess a background in systems, programming and networking to help in ensuring that customers around the world can access Squarespace sites, that they load quickly, and that all of the features work. We work together with the product teams to maintain the reliability of our features with the infrastructure teams to grow our current data centers and build new ones, and the security teams to keep a close eye on the latest vulnerabilities and protect our product, infrastructure and networks. This role reports to the team lead. 

Engineer, Embedded Systems

Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+36
- Individual contributor. - Prototyped, designed, developed, manufactured and deployed hardware in the field with actual use. - Working on optimizing performance, generating and testing new features on our wearable sensors and smart docks. - Prototyping - from PoC to full-scale deployment you will bring new embedded solutions to life. You’ll be designing circuits, prototyping them, and translating your designs to PCBs for manufacturing. - Manufacturing - at scale the manufacturing works hand in hand for new embedded solutions. - Developing the reliability of our IoT infrastructure from pushing/applying firmware, reporting status, to exchanging data, and making sure that plays well with the backend.

Distributed Systems Engineer - Platform Team

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+32
As a Distributed Systems Engineer, you will work with a team of passionate and highly collaborative engineers to build our core Platform. You will own the implementation of new features and services - utilizing your ability to handle the complexity inherent in large distributed systems, event driven architectures, and real-time stream processing. You will address complex problems borne of scale while drawing on your experiences designing API functionality that combine speed and consistency.

Senior Distributed Systems Engineer - Platform Team

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+32
As a Senior Distributed Systems Engineer, you will work directly with a team of passionate and highly collaborative engineers as they build our Platform. You will skillfully architect and design new features and services - bringing your proven background of handling the complexity inherent in large distributed systems, event driven architectures, and real-time stream processing. You will address complex problems borne of scale while drawing on your experiences designing API functionality that combine speed and consistency. As a voice of experience in the team, you will help mentor teammates, evolve our technical standards and best practices, and further our culture of system designs.

Lead Site Reliability Engineer (Systems/DevOps)

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+23
We’re looking for a Lead Systems Engineer who will be capable of taking responsibility for managing the technical infrastructure supporting product development and operations. We have a growing footprint of hardware, software, and services that need to be bootstrapped, configured, automated, and monitored to support our petabyte-scale storage and processing needs. We are an early-stage company headed toward growth and have all of the challenges and adventures you would expect comes with this stage. This is a hands-on technical role that will afford opportunities for growth on an IC or Manager track in the coming 12-18 months.

Trading Systems Engineer

Greater NYC Area
19 hours ago
+29
Working with our team of core exchange developers to improve and expand the functionality of our matching engine, order entry mechanisms, and market data publication. We design, develop, deploy, and support real-time systems for our digital asset trading platform. Time is measured in microseconds and we aim to start measuring in nanoseconds. Reliability, fault tolerance, recoverability, throughput, and latency are what we look for in our systems. If something on the spaceship is broken we aim to fix it, if something can be automated we automate it, and we ship our code weekly.

Software Engineer, Systems (Virtualization)

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+47
Driving the technical direction / vision for virtualization at DigitalOcean. Triaging and fixing systems and virtualization issues impacting the performance, reliability, and/or security of our hypervisors and their guests. Improvements to our debian packaging and software delivery processes. Improvements to our monitoring, alerting, and tooling. Upstream contributions (i.e. libvirt, Linux kernel, QEMU). Contributions to our intra-hypervisor placement service (in Go). 5-20% of your time is spent on innovation, education, and/or open source.

Systems Engineer - Core Services

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+37
We have a fast-paced environment and that is what our teams thrive on. Grubhub believes in empowering people and offering opportunities for development, as well as professional growth.  We value strong, positive relationships in all areas: with each other, our customers and our greater community.  Want to be a part of a team of diverse collaborators in an authentically fun culture?  If so, we want to talk to you - and hear what’s your favorite restaurant for food delivery!

IT Systems Engineer

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+23
Better is looking for a self driven person to help us build, maintain, and oversee our IT function. This person will work strategically with our IT and Devops team to make sure our IT practices stay aligned with business needs. The ideal candidate is a customer-service driven, technical person who can manage day-to-day operations and provide tech support to end users across the organization. This person should be comfortable multi-tasking, able to maintain high attention to detail, and be resourceful as needed.

Systems Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+42
Scryer, d/b/a/ Reonomy of seeks a FT Systems Software Engineer in its NYC ofc to Write high quality code, participate in code reviews, & consistently update systems software to adapt to growth & changing marketplace; Work with UX, Product, & other Enggs to bring new data features into the hands of our customers; Solve challenges around importing, cleansing, structuring, & displaying huge volumes of data; Play a major role in the future architecture of our rapidly expanding platform, inc troubleshooting & drawing up of specs; Proficiently work w/ our entire technology stack to be an active & contributing member of a cross functional/agile team, ensuring our systems contribute to the company's viability & relevance. 18 mos exp as software development professional & BS in CompSci req, inc exp with RESTFUL API

Jamf Systems Engineer

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+30
Collaborate with product management and senior leadership to implement features and develop the roadmap for Jamf/Apple Deployment. Develop, test, and maintain macOS system configurations and iOS profiles, including a baseline build.specification for all new devices deployed throughout the customer district. Coach employees in their use of the deployed Jamf Pro instances for macOS and iOS. Develop, test, and maintain framework for Apple DEP. Assist in creating scripts, packages, and developing custom applications to support the Project Team as needed.

Systems Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Systems Engineer salary in New York is between $100k - $110k.

Average Systems Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Systems Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $140,000 on average.

Systems Engineer Salary by gender

Systems Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Systems Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $180,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $76,989
Min: $55K
Max: $100K
Junior Software Engineer $87,472
Min: $42K
Max: $135K
Software Test Engineer $96,500
Min: $65K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $97,448
Min: $60K
Max: $145K
Automation Engineer $102,893
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $110,708
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $113,532
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Systems Engineer $114,667
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Hardware Engineer $121,000
Min: $100K
Max: $142K
Android Developer $122,250
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Data Engineer $123,685
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Software Engineer $126,994
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Machine Learning Engineer $127,000
Min: $105K
Max: $142K
QA Manager $127,294
Min: $84K
Max: $195K
Sales Engineer $127,627
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Site Reliability Engineer $130,000
Min: $100K
Max: $175K
iOS Developer $132,338
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
Security Engineer $135,370
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
Game Developer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
DevOps Engineer $138,278
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Data Architect $144,464
Min: $85K
Max: $260K
Database Administrator $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Senior Software Engineer $155,685
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $165,276
Min: $126K
Max: $240K
Lead Software Engineer $169,685
Min: $130K
Max: $210K
Data Engineering Manager $179,000
Min: $179K
Max: $179K
Engineering Manager $179,745
Min: $95K
Max: $265K
Director of Software Engineering $205,965
Min: $140K
Max: $420K
Vice President of Engineering $220,484
Min: $160K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $250,773
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

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Recent Systems Engineer salaries in New York

$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
New York
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$98,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $98,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
New York
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
New York
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