Chief Engineer with Systems Engineering Skills Salary

The average pay for a Chief Engineer with Systems Engineering skills is $117,611 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$49,671 - $184,439
$50K
$120K
$180K
MEDIAN: $115,316
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$15.60 - $68.10
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$68
MEDIAN: $25.03
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$49,671 - $184,439  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $27,500  
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $45,000  
Total Pay (?
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$45,641 - $195,998  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 170
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$15.60 - $68.10  
   
Overtime
$24.86 - $102.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $27,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $45,000  
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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$45,641 - $195,998  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Chief Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Chief Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $118,000 based on 74 salaries. A Chief Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $137,000 based on 79 salaries.

Key Stats for Chief Engineer

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
46%
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Experience Affects Chief Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲26%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$109,000

Mid-Career
▼26%

Entry-Level
▼56%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
46%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 8%
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