Director of Engineering in New York Salary

Salaries for Directors of Engineering in New York are generous, with average pay above six figures ($158K) per year. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Most get medical and dental insurance, and a strong majority get vision plans, too. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$106,654 - $184,367
$110K
$160K
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MEDIAN: $157,557
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$0$207K
Salary $106,654 - $184,367
Bonus $2,447 - $41,217
Profit Sharing $30,000
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$109,215 - $207,319
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Director of Engineering

Pay by Experience for a Director of Engineering has a positive trend. An entry-level Director of Engineering with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $123,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director of Engineering with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $158,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Director of Engineering which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $171,000 based on 38 salaries. A Director of Engineering with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $162,000 based on 20 salaries.

Key Stats for Director of Engineering

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Director of Engineering Salaries

▲4%

National Average
$165,000

▼2%

▼4%

Entry-Level
▼26%

Skills That Affect Director of Engineering Salaries


Leadership
▲11%

Team Leadership
▲10%

Budget Management
▲10%


JavaScript
▲8%


Java
▲7%

Software Development
▲3%

National Average
$165,000


Project Management
▼9%

Operations Management
▼12%


Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼20%

Energy / Utilities
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 12%
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