A Chief Engineer earns an average salary of Rs 1,731,685 per year. A skill in Engineering Design is associated with high pay for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

Rs 582,971 - Rs 3,019,332
Rs 580K
Rs 2M
Rs 3M
MEDIAN: Rs 1,739,440
10%
50%
90%
Rs 0Rs 3M
Salary Rs 582,971 - Rs 3,019,332
Bonus Rs 4,894 - Rs 508,057
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 347,653
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).
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Rs 596,097 - Rs 3,208,454
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 240

Job Description for Chief Engineer

The chief engineer is generally in charge of building, maintenance, and repairs needed on-site. This position is often a supervisory role, in which the chief engineer works with maintenance subordinates and delegates tasks. Some of the duties of the chief engineer include purchasing materials or equipment, fulfilling budget requirements when ordering supplies, and keeping stock of necessary inventory. The chief engineer must work closely with other managers or supervisors to ensure operations run smoothly and meet standards of safety and cleanliness. This position also requires formulating blueprints and designs to be implemented using machinery and equipment.

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Chief Engineer Tasks

  • Supervise engineering department staff and operations, and provide technical leadership and mentoring from quotation to execution.
  • Secure internal, external, and customer funding and assist in the development, preparation, and implementation of operating and capital budgets, and control of expenditures.
  • Ensure quality assurance for facility and its services.
  • Operate, maintain, and repair equipment and machinery.
  • Develop designs, specifications, and/or software of new product development projects.

Chief Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$108K

$68,900

$40,961

$36,717

Hilton Worldwide
15 profiles
$48,595

Hampton Inn
12 profiles
$31,412

CBRE Group
11 profiles
$71,415

$85,000

Holiday Inn
9 profiles
$33,399

$50,000

$37,812

Chief Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Chief Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 491,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,780,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Chief Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,730,000 based on 49 salaries. A Chief Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 2,049,000 based on 28 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 1,803,553

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Chief Engineer Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Chief Engineer?

Chief Engineer in Panaji:
"I wish I knew the toll it would take on my family life."
Keep on constantly updating your knowledge. Learn people skills. Also learn to keep yourself well organised. Keep your plans flexible for unplanned jobs. Above all maintain your fitness and control stress.

Chief Engineer in Panaji:
"Dont look at the pay cheque."
Be professional at work. No friends at work.

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Key Stats for Chief Engineer

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Chief Engineer Salaries

▲14%

National Average
Rs 1,804,000

▼1%

▼4%

Entry-Level
▼73%

Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries


National Average
Rs 1,804,000

C++
▼11%

Project Management
▼20%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼67%

Maintenance
▼69%

Plant Maintenance
▼82%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 13%