Entry-Level Chief Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Chief Engineer earns an average salary of $51,194 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Engineering Design, Project Management, and Systems Engineering.

$33,294 - $88,360
$33K
$54K
$88K
MEDIAN: $54,107
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50%
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$11.55 - $24.92
$12
$16
$25
MEDIAN: $15.51
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$0$88K
Salary $33,294 - $88,360
Bonus $0.00 - $6,082
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,946
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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$28,557 - $83,070
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 209
Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $11.55 - $24.92
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $17.21 - $50.17
Annual Data $0$83K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,082
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,946
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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$28,557 - $83,070
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 106

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Chief Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Chief Engineer in Spokane:
"Career choice."
Choose a different career.

Chief Engineer in Scottsbluff:
"The real pay scale."
Stay with ongoing education.

Chief Engineer in San Antonio:
"Maintaning hotel to full standards."
Everyday a learning experince.

Chief Engineer in Colchester:
"Constantly striving to improve the guest experience."
Be punctual, dress appropriately, be well-groomed, exude a positive attitude, smile and don't hesitate to greet a guest and engage them in pleasant conversation.

Chief Engineer in Milwaukee:
"Hospitality is a 24/7 business."
Be prepared to work some holidays and weekends.

Chief Engineer in Duluth:
"Early work action."
Higher smart people with special skills and when necessary pay them more than you get paid to get difficult things done.

Chief Engineer in Baton Rouge:
"General Managers personality."
Hard work pays off.

Key Stats for Chief Engineer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
27%

Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲28%

Project Management
▲5%

Systems Engineering
▼0%

National Average
$48,000

Operations Management
▼6%

Team Leadership
▼7%

People Management
▼9%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼10%

HVAC System Design
▼10%

Program Management
▼10%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼14%

Maintenance
▼20%

Plumbing
▼26%

HVAC
▼35%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 29%