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Chief Engineering Officer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$229,062 (USD)

Average Salary

$110/hr

Average Hourly

$27,167

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chief Engineering Officer is $229,062 a year and $110 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Chief Engineering Officer is between $155,664 and $288,957. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Chief Engineering Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Directs, plans, develops, and coordinates all planning and implementation of practices, policies, programs, procedures, and personnel activities of an organization's engineering efforts.
  • Oversees the design, modification, and improvement of company products and/or services; design testing and maintenance of production processes, machinery, and/or equipment; design and maintenance of facilities, equipment, and physical layout; reliability improvements; cost engineering; construction and engineering project management; and other related activities.
  • Directs engineering management in formulating plans, designs, cost estimates, and specifications.
Chief Engineering Officer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Architectural and Engineering Managers

Job family population: 179,990

Estimated population of Chief Engineering Officer jobs: 2,415

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$265,546
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Chief Engineering Officer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Quality Product Engineering Manager #10781
Apr 5
Chicago, IL, USA
CEO Inc
For over 25 years CEO Inc. has successfully placed top professionals in Engineering, and Production roles within the manufacturing industry at both top-tier and growing companies.
Chief Technology Officer, (Senior Managing Director)
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Mesirow Financial
The Position The Chief Technology Officer (CTO) will provide the vision and strategic leadership to ... BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or related field; MBA or other relevant graduate degree is ...
COO - aerospace products manufacturer
May 10
Elmhurst, IL, USA
Confidential
... engineering. Additionally, this executive must have excellent leadership, communication and ... The COO will assist the company's President with day-to-day operations. This executive will develop ...
SALES MANAGER: Plastics consumer products #10794
Apr 5
Chicago, IL, USA
CEO Inc
For over 25 years CEO Inc. has successfully placed top professionals in Engineering, and Production roles within the manufacturing industry at both top-tier and growing companies.
Director of Engineering
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Industrial Automation Manufacturing
President/CEO FLSA Status: Exempt Position Summary: The Director of Engineering will serve as an executive member of the management team responsible for the Engineering Department of and will include ...
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