Chief Engineer Salary with Systems Engineering skills (United States)

The average pay for a Chief Engineer with Systems Engineering skills is $126,096 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.
Chief Engineer with Systems Engineering skills Total Pay (?
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$54,253 - $170,541
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MEDIAN: $126,095
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Chief Engineer with Systems Engineering skills Total Pay (?
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$12.05 - $120.00
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$54,253 - $170,541  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,149  
Profit Sharing
$776 - $36,065  
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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$51,203 - $192,830  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 197
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$12.05 - $120.00  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $97.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,149  
   
Profit Sharing
$776 - $36,065  
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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$51,203 - $192,830  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 197
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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Engineer with Systems Engineering skills
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Seattle
up arrow 19%
Boston
up arrow 16%
Washington
up arrow 8%
Houston
up arrow 2%
National Average
$126,000
Chicago
up arrow 19%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Experience Affects Chief Engineer with Systems Engineering skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%
National Average
$126,000
Experienced
up arrow 8%
Mid-Career
up arrow 34%
Entry-Level
up arrow 59%
Job Satisfaction
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Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 54 votes.
Gender
Female
3%
female alumni
 
Male
97%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
51%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 8%
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