Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Director of Engineering is $166,609
What Do Director of Engineerings Do?
A director of engineering coordinates and manages the entire engineering crew of the company. Although a director of engineering mainly supervises projects, they often conduct hands-on work for projects as well. They typically work with their engineering staff and have minimal interaction with customers and clients, although there are exceptions. A director of engineering typically works in an office setting, although they may travel to project sites. Their day typically includes full-time work …Read more
- Coordinate and direct engineering projects.
- Provide professional and technical staff assistance.
- Direct the integration of technical and engineering activities within projects.
- Direct and supervise engineering departments.