A Late-Career Director of Engineering earns an average salary of $143,251 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Software Architecture and Software Development Management.

$96,973 - $188,764
(Median)
$97K
$140K
$190K
MEDIAN: $143,251
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$24.37 - $98.90
(Median)
$24
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$99
MEDIAN: $55.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$96,973 - $188,764  
   
Bonus
$3,472 - $39,188  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $29,900  
Commission
$37,500  
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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$99,241 - $209,309  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,015
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$24.37 - $98.90  
   
Overtime
$60.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$3,472 - $39,188  
   
Commission
$37,500  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $29,900  
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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$99,241 - $209,309  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Skills That Affect Director of Engineering Salaries

Software Architecture
up arrow 19%

Software Development Management
up arrow 13%

Product Development
up arrow 6%

Program Management
up arrow 6%

Leadership
up arrow 4%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 4%

Business Development
up arrow 1%

National Average
$153,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

People Management
up arrow 1%

Team Leadership
up arrow 2%

Budget Management
up arrow 3%

Manufacturing Process Engineering
up arrow 5%


Operations Management
up arrow 12%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 127 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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