Chief Engineer with Maintenance Skills Salary

Chief Engineers with Maintenance skills tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — more than half have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $30K to $90K per year, median earnings come to $60K per year. In the world of Chief Engineers with Maintenance skills, overall income ranges from $30K near the bottom to $90K at the top; this can include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $5K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is geographic location, though the company and years of experience have a (lesser) impact as well. The majority of Chief Engineers with Maintenance skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. While nearly one-fourth report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and the greater part have dental, as well. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$37,746 - $89,486
$38K
$60K
$89K
MEDIAN: $60,301
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50%
90%

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$12.43 - $38.87
$12
$19
$39
MEDIAN: $18.80
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$0$91K
Salary $37,746 - $89,486
Bonus $0.00 - $9,910
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,596
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,852 - $91,824
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 340
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $12.43 - $38.87
Overtime $18.85 - $61.69
Annual Data $0$91K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,910
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,596
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,852 - $91,824
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 181

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Popular Employer Salaries for Chief Engineer


Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn, Jones Lang LaSalle, Hilton Worldwide, and Fairfield Inn By Marriott are all popular places to work. Jones Lang LaSalle leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $85K. Chief Engineers with Maintenance skills can also look forward to large paychecks at Hilton Corporation ($47K), Marriott International, Inc. ($46K), and Crestline Hotels and Resorts ($43K).

Employees at Hilton Garden Inn, Holiday Inn, and Fairfield Inn By Marriott can also expect below-average earnings of $31K, $33K, and $34K.

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Chief Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 141 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 138 salaries. An experienced Chief Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 161 salaries. A Chief Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 117 salaries.

Key Stats for Chief Engineer

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 127 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Chief Engineer Salaries

▲33%

▲18%

National Average
$55,000

Mid-Career
▼8%

Entry-Level
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 127 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 24%
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