Experienced Chief Engineer Salary

The average pay for an Experienced Chief Engineer is $77,504 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design, Systems Engineering, and Program Management.

$43,982 - $141,310
(Median)
$44K
$78K
$140K
MEDIAN: $77,503
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$14.01 - $43.05
(Median)
$14
$23
$43
MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,982 - $141,310  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,097  
Profit Sharing
$482.88 - $24,832  
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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$39,883 - $145,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 759
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.01 - $43.05  
   
Hourly Tips
$5.00  
Overtime
$16.64 - $68.11  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,097  
   
Profit Sharing
$482.88 - $24,832  
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).
)
$39,883 - $145,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 124
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National Average: $75,967

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Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 59%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 55%

Program Management
up arrow 49%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

People Management
up arrow 4%

National Average
$76,000

Operations Management
up arrow 11%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 16%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 18%

HVAC System Design
up arrow 21%


Plumbing
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 128 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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