Late-Career Chief Engineer Salary

The average salary for a Late-Career Chief Engineer is $94,727 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Program Management, Systems Engineering, Engineering Design, and Team Leadership.

$55,119 - $161,624
$55K
$95K
$160K
MEDIAN: $94,727
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$17.45 - $59.09
$17
$31
$59
MEDIAN: $31.14
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$55,119 - $161,624  
   
Bonus
$193.92 - $26,791  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $25,342  
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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$50,536 - $171,720  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 452
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$17.45 - $59.09  
   
Overtime
$5.00 - $96.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$193.92 - $26,791  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $25,342  
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).
)
$50,536 - $171,720  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 79
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Key Stats for Chief Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 82 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries

Program Management
▲48%

Systems Engineering
▲47%


Team Leadership
▲20%


National Average
$93,000

People Management
▼7%


Electronic Troubleshooting
▼20%

▼22%

HVAC System Design
▼22%


Plumbing
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 82 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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