Mid-Career Director of Engineering Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career Director of Engineering earns an average salary of $111,035 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Software Architecture, Software Development Management, and Program Management.
Mid-Career Director of Engineering Salary (?
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$70,141 - $164,699
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MEDIAN: $111,034
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$70,141 - $164,699  
   
Bonus
$1,555 - $30,014  
Profit Sharing
$1,939 - $27,369  
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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$72,715 - $176,947  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 369
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New York
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Director of Engineering Salaries

Software Architecture
up arrow 37%
Software Development Management
up arrow 35%
Program Management
up arrow 12%
Product Development
up arrow 9%
Software Development
up arrow 9%
Leadership
up arrow 7%
Business Development
up arrow 5%
Manufacturing Process Engineering
up arrow 4%
Engineering Design
up arrow 2%
National Average
$120,000
Systems Engineering
up arrow 5%
People Management
up arrow 6%
Project Management
up arrow 7%
Budget Management
up arrow 11%
Operations Management
up arrow 22%
Energy / Utilities
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
5%
female alumni
 
Male
95%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 5%