Senior Software Engineering / Development Director Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineering / Development Director is $144,736 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Senior Software Engineering / Development Director Total Pay (?
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$94,319 - $179,379
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$94,319 - $179,379  
   
Bonus
$2,039 - $40,370  
Profit Sharing
$2,027 - $30,639  
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$95,586 - $209,266  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 230
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Job Description for Senior Software Engineering / Development Director

  • Participate in the strategic decisions about technology, definition, and implementation of the software products.
  • Plan, direct, and coordinate activities of a multi-team or cross-functional organization.
  • Plan, direct, and coordinate all activities associated with creating software across multiple functional areas and products.
  • Hire, review, and fire managers.
  • Prioritize and allocate projects, products, and resources with the assistance of architects and managers.

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$155,000
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineering / Development Director Salaries

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Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineering / Development Director Salaries

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Gender

Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 80% employee benefits None: 5%
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