Chief Engineer in Seattle Salary

More than four-fifths of Seattle Chief Engineers have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $57K to $240K per year, but median earnings come to around $97K per year. Most Chief Engineers in Seattle, Wash. like their work and job satisfaction is high. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$64,568 - $201,771
$65K
$97K
$200K
MEDIAN: $96,984
10%
50%
90%

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$17.50 - $45.00
$40
MEDIAN: $40.00
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$0$240K
Salary $64,568 - $201,771
Bonus $1,532 - $97,871
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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$57,000 - $240,000
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data $0$67
Hourly Rate $40.00
Overtime $67.50
Annual Data $0$240K
Bonus $1,532 - $97,871
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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$57,000 - $240,000
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for Chief Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
48%
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Experience Affects Chief Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲4%

National Average
$99,000

Experienced
▼2%

Mid-Career
▼24%

Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
▲39%

Engineering Design
▲26%

National Average
$99,000

Operations Management
▼12%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼14%

Maintenance
▼16%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼24%

Project Management
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
48%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
no benefits
None: 6%
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