Chief Engineer Salary in Seattle

Chief Engineers in Seattle are often veterans in their line of work, with more than four-fifths bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $84K per year on average but can range from $40K to $167K per year. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and nearly all collect dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,446 - $156,378

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$39,941 - $167,463  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Experience Affects Chief Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%

National Average
$87,000

Late-Career
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Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Chief Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Systems Engineering
up arrow 73%

National Average
$87,000

Operations Management
up arrow 1%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 12%

Project Management
up arrow 18%

Maintenance
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
41%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 97% dental benefits Dental: 92%
vision benefits Vision: 92% employee benefits None: 3%
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