Experienced Chief Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Experienced Chief Engineer is $74,780 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design, Systems Engineering, Program Management, and People Management.
Experienced Chief Engineer Salary (?
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$42,399 - $139,228
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $74,779
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Experienced Chief Engineer Salary (?
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$13.03 - $40.64
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$42,399 - $139,228  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,473  
Profit Sharing
$974 - $29,441  
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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$38,415 - $145,602  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 587
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.03 - $40.64  
   
Overtime
$15.13 - $56.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,473  
   
Profit Sharing
$974 - $29,441  
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).
)
$38,415 - $145,602  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 108
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Pay Difference By Location

Chicago
up arrow 74%
San Diego
up arrow 39%
Indianapolis
up arrow 32%
Boston
up arrow 31%
New York
up arrow 30%
Seattle
up arrow 2%
Houston
up arrow 1%
National Average
$72,000
Denver
up arrow 9%
Orlando
up arrow 14%
Dallas
up arrow 30%
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Skills That Affect Experienced Chief Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 66%
Systems Engineering
up arrow 59%
Program Management
up arrow 58%
People Management
up arrow 30%
Project Management
up arrow 5%
National Average
$72,000
Operations Management
up arrow 7%
Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 8%
Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 11%
HVAC System Design
up arrow 15%
Maintenance
up arrow 20%
Plumbing
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 130 votes.

Gender

Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 13%
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