Experienced Technical Director Salary

For Experienced Technical Directors, yearly average wages total $102K annually. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $41K and $30K, respectively — total cash payment to Experienced Technical Directors can bottom out near $38K or peak near $189K depending on individual performance. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 84 percent of Experienced Technical Directors are male. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$42,068 - $174,724
$42K
$100K
$170K
MEDIAN: $99,760
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50%
90%

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$12.05 - $39.40
$12
$22
$39
MEDIAN: $21.63
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$0$187K
Salary $42,068 - $174,724
Bonus $1,964 - $41,047
Profit Sharing $10,000
Commission $20,000
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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$38,831 - $187,703
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 397
Hourly Data $0$73
Hourly Rate $12.05 - $39.40
Overtime $17.73 - $73.97
Annual Data $0$187K
Bonus $1,964 - $41,047
Commission $20,000
Profit Sharing $10,000
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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$38,831 - $187,703
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 48

Technical Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $95,093

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

With a pay rate for Experienced Technical Directors that is 86 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Experienced Technical Directors can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Jose (+85 percent), Atlanta (+54 percent), Dallas (+47 percent), and Boston (+46 percent). Experienced Technical Directors in Seattle earn salaries far below the national average by 22 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field.

Key Stats for Technical Director

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 68 votes.
10-19 years
78%
20 years or more
22%

Skills That Affect Technical Director Salaries

Software Development
▲63%

Software Architecture
▲63%

Product Development
▲35%

Linux
▲34%

Engineering Design
▲28%

Strategic Project Management
▲17%

SQL
▲14%

Microsoft Office
▲5%


Project Management
▲1%

National Average
$95,000

Operations Management
▼16%

Microsoft Word
▼18%

Technical Services
▼37%

Audiovisual Systems
▼46%

Audio Visual Equipment Use
▼48%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 12%