Generous salaries abound for Mid-Career VPs of Engineering , with average pay above six figures ($134K) per year. Total cash compensation to Mid-Career VPs of Engineering bottoms out near $96K and approaches $212K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $36K from bonuses and almost $49K from profit sharing. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$95,642 - $198,440
MEDIAN: $134,458

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$95,642 - $198,440  
$1,200 - $36,174  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $48,936  
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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).
$96,308 - $211,999  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 122

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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Engineering Salaries

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National Average

Business Development
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Systems Engineering
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Engineering Design
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Project Management
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Product Development
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People Management
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Program Management
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Operations Management
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.


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94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 3%