**Communications Engineers earn $74,000 annually on average**, or $36 per hour, which is 11% more than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Communications Engineers work for SAIC at $118,000 annually while the lowest paid Communications Engineers work for Phelps Dodge International earning approximately $33,000 each year.

+$21K (24%) more than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

+$24K (28%) more than **average Rockwell Collins salary ($71K)**

+$2K (2%) more than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

+$1K (1%) more than **average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)**

+$5K (6%) more than **average Northrop Grumman Communications Engineer salary ($76K)**

+$21K (24%) more than **average Northrop Grumman Communications Engineer salary ($76K)**

-$35K (59%) less than **average Northrop Grumman Communications Engineer salary ($76K)**

-$9K (12%) less than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

-$6K (8%) less than **average Lockheed Martin salary ($71K)**

+$56K (60%) more than **average Lockheed Martin Communications Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$40K (47%) more than **average Lockheed Martin Communications Engineer salary ($65K)**

-$15K (26%) less than **average Lockheed Martin Communications Engineer salary ($65K)**

+$11K (13%) more than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

+$13K (16%) more than **average General Dynamics salary ($72K)**

+$26K (26%) more than **average General Dynamics Communications Engineer salary ($85K)**

-$27K (37%) less than **average General Dynamics Communications Engineer salary ($85K)**

+$45K (41%) more than **average General Dynamics Communications Engineer salary ($85K)**

-$7K (9%) less than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

-$4K (5%) less than **average CACI salary ($71K)**

-$2K (3%) less than **average CACI Communications Engineer salary ($67K)**

+$3K (4%) more than **average CACI Communications Engineer salary ($67K)**

-$2K (3%) less than **average CACI Communications Engineer salary ($67K)**

+$44K (45%) more than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

+$40K (40%) more than **average SAIC salary ($78K)**

-$3K (2%) less than **average SAIC Communications Engineer salary ($118K)**

+$2K (1%) more than **average SAIC Communications Engineer salary ($118K)**

+$16K (19%) more than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

+$8K (10%) more than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

+$8K (10%) more than **average ITT Corp. salary ($74K)**

-$10K (12%) less than **average ITT Corp. Communications Engineer salary ($82K)**

+$10K (11%) more than **average ITT Corp. Communications Engineer salary ($82K)**

+$6K (7%) more than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

+$37K (60%) more than **average Alexian Brothers Health System salary ($43K)**

+$5K (6%) more than **national average Communications Engineer salary ($74K)**

+$4K (5%) more than **average QinetiQ salary ($75K)**

+$1K (1%) more than **average QinetiQ Communications Engineer salary ($79K)**

-$2K (2%) less than **average QinetiQ Communications Engineer salary ($79K)**

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