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Sales Engineers

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $51.71
Statewide median: $24.45


This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.

Wages for Sales Engineers *

Area Low Median High
$41.50 $53.88 $80.58
$33.37 $51.71 $67.99
Central Minnesota
$32.38 $44.73 $55.43
Northwest Minnesota
$37.86 $40.52 $62.91
Southeast Minnesota
$34.78 $49.78 $59.42
Southwest Minnesota
$35.99 $51.29 $54.20
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$33.36 $51.86 $68.02

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 890 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Sales Engineers most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.


Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1,117 new Sales Engineers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Sales Engineers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 63,800 68,800 5,000 7.9%
Minnesota 1,039 1,075 36 3.5%
Central Minnesota 54 59 5 9.3%
Northwest Minnesota 34 35 1 2.9%
Southwest Minnesota 31 34 3 9.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 843 864 21 2.5%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.


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