The average pay for a Director of Engineering in Austin, Texas is $134,839 per year. A skill in People Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$103,333 - $164,368
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MEDIAN: $134,839
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$103,333 - $164,368  
   
Bonus
$498.33 - $30,100  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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$111,823 - $183,773  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 50

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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
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Experience Affects Director of Engineering Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$138,000

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Skills That Affect Director of Engineering Salaries

People Management
up arrow 12%

Leadership
up arrow 9%

Engineering Design
up arrow 8%

Software Development Management
up arrow 8%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 4%

Software Architecture
up arrow 2%

National Average
$138,000

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Program Management
up arrow 9%

Team Leadership
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
62%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
medical benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 2%
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