Average Late-Career Director of Engineering Salary in Dallas, Texas

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The average salary for a Late-Career Director of Engineering in Dallas, Texas is $134,633.
MEDIAN $134,633
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$116k - $178k
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$119k - $195k

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Job Description for Director of Engineering

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.

Career Paths

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Director of Engineering
Vice President (VP), Engineering
Engineering Director
Vice President (VP), Operations
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Director of Engineering

Skills in Leadership and Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management, People Management and Team Leadership.
Employees with Director of Engineering in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 39.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (34.2% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (24.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (3.4% less).

Years of Experience

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