Chief Engineer Salary with Engineering Design skills (United States)

The average pay for a Chief Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $120,253 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Chief Engineer with Engineering Design skills Total Pay (?
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$70,949 - $171,161
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National Salary Data

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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$70,949 - $171,161  
   
Bonus
$4.70 - $35,364  
Profit Sharing
$1,750 - $50,000  
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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$70,826 - $189,103  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 225
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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Engineer with Engineering Design skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Los Angeles
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New York
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Houston
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National Average
$129,000
Chicago
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Orlando
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Experience Affects Chief Engineer with Engineering Design skills Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$129,000
Experienced
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Mid-Career
up arrow 31%
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
58%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 9%
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