Director of Engineering Salary in San Jose, California (United States)

A Director of Engineering in San Jose, California earns an average salary of $167,710 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Team Leadership and Software Development.
Director of Engineering in San Jose, California Salary (?
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$142,828 - $199,018
(Median)
140K
190K
MEDIAN: $167,709
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National Salary Data

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$142,828 - $199,018  
   
Bonus
$9,601 - $49,882  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $29,799  
Total Pay (?
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$149,601 - $233,845  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 90
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Experience Affects Director of Engineering in San Jose, California Salaries

National Average
$190,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Director of Engineering in San Jose, California Salaries

Team Leadership
up arrow 20%
Software Development
up arrow 12%
People Management
up arrow 9%
Engineering Design
up arrow 8%
Systems Engineering
up arrow 7%
Leadership
up arrow 6%
Product Development
up arrow 4%
National Average
$190,000
Project Management
up arrow 6%
Software Architecture
up arrow 12%
Software Development Management
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
4%
female alumni
 
Male
96%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
1%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 98% dental benefits Dental: 88%
vision benefits Vision: 84% employee benefits None: 1%