Chief Operating Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Chief Operating Engineer is $78,541 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$69,642 - $83,049
$79K
MEDIAN: $78,541
50%

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$27.14 - $59.50
$42
MEDIAN: $41.86
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$78,541  
   
Bonus
$4,100  
Profit Sharing
$3.00  
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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$55,702 - $124,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$41.86  
   
Overtime
$40.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$4,100  
   
Profit Sharing
$3.00  
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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$55,702 - $124,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Job Description for Chief Operating Engineer

  • Develop standard operating procedures for company equipment and systems.
  • Create a preventative maintenance schedule, conduct periodic operational testing, and oversee repairs when necessary.
  • Supervise the performance and maintenance of all mechanical and electrical services, ensuring that equipment operates properly at all times.
  • Prepare operating budgets and ensure that engineering department adheres to those budgets.

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Key Stats for Chief Operating Engineer

5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
73%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Chief Operating Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$79,000

Experienced
▼5%

Mid-Career
▼9%

Years of Experience

5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
73%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 100%
no benefits
None: