The average salary for a Late-Career Chief Engineer is $92,595 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Program Management, Systems Engineering, and Engineering Design.

$54,230 - $159,591
(Median)
$54K
$93K
$160K
MEDIAN: $92,595
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$16.51 - $60.15
(Median)
$17
$32
$60
MEDIAN: $32.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$54,230 - $159,591  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,294  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $25,760  
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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$49,932 - $170,456  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 476
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$16.51 - $60.15  
   
Overtime
$3.25 - $85.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,294  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $25,760  
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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$49,932 - $170,456  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 82
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Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries

Program Management
up arrow 49%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 44%

Engineering Design
up arrow 39%


Team Leadership
up arrow 2%

National Average
$92,000

People Management
up arrow 8%

Operations Management
up arrow 13%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 20%

HVAC System Design
up arrow 20%

Maintenance
up arrow 21%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 22%

Plumbing
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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