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Senior Engineering Manager Salary

The average salary for a Senior Engineering Manager is $144,413 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Software Architecture is associated with high pay for this job.

$103,670 - $184,603
MEDIAN: $144,412

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$103,670 - $184,603  
$4,938 - $39,760  
Profit Sharing
$4,966 - $44,042  
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).
$111,296 - $208,945  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 247

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Engineering Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Senior Engineering Manager Salaries

National Average

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Skills That Affect Senior Engineering Manager Salaries

Software Architecture
up arrow 24%

Product Development
up arrow 9%

People Management
up arrow 3%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 2%

National Average

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Engineering Design
up arrow 10%

Team Leadership
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.


8 %
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 96% dental benefits Dental: 94%
vision benefits Vision: 85% employee benefits None: 2%