$183,422
Avg. Salary
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$20,193

Bonus

$15,000

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for a Director Of Engineering in San Jose, California is $183,422 per year.

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Salary $145,999 - $220,747
Bonus $10,017 - $49,035
Profit Sharing $15,000
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$149,162 - $254,237
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 65

Job Description for Director of Engineering

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 during business hours, although the director may have to work longer hours under project deadlines.

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Director of Engineering Tasks
  • 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.

About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

Director of Engineering Job Listings

Key Stats for Director of Engineering

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
10-19 years
65%
20 years or more
35%

Skills That Affect Director of Engineering Salaries

Program Management
▲7%

Software Development Management
▲5%

People Management
▲5%

Leadership
▲2%

Engineering Design
▲1%

Product Development
▼0%

National Average
$197,000

Software Architecture
▼1%

Java
▼4%

Project Management
▼4%

Team Leadership
▼6%

Systems Engineering
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 96%
vision benefits
Vision: 96%
no benefits
None: 4%