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Experienced Chief Engineer Salary

The average pay for an Experienced Chief Engineer is $76,700 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design, Systems Engineering, Program Management, and People Management.

$43,286 - $140,073
(Median)
$43K
$77K
$140K
MEDIAN: $76,700
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50%
90%

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$13.63 - $42.26
(Median)
$14
$22
$42
MEDIAN: $22.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,286 - $140,073  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,421  
Profit Sharing
$811 - $29,087  
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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$39,381 - $145,322  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 674
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.63 - $42.26  
   
Overtime
$11.33 - $64.19  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,421  
   
Profit Sharing
$811 - $29,087  
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).
)
$39,381 - $145,322  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 115

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Skills That Affect Experienced Chief Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 57%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 52%

Program Management
up arrow 47%

People Management
up arrow 32%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

National Average
$75,000

Operations Management
up arrow 9%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 14%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 17%

HVAC System Design
up arrow 18%


Plumbing
up arrow 31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 133 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 14%