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Director Construction Engineering Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$157,631 (USD)

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Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Director Construction Engineering is $157,631 a year and $76 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Director Construction Engineering is between $108,564 and $196,603. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Director Construction Engineering. 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

  • Directs, coordinates, and utilizes functional authority for planning, organization, control, integration, and completion of engineering project within area of assigned responsibility.
  • Plans and develops engineering program and organizes project staff according to project requirements.
  • Assigns project personnel to specific phases or aspects of project, such as technical studies, design, preparation of specifications and technical plans, and testing, in accordance with engineering disciplines of staff.
Director Construction Engineering Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Architectural and Engineering Managers

Job family population: 179,990

Estimated population of Director Construction Engineering jobs: 6,204

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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...

Director Construction Engineering Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Director, Facilities, Engineering & Workplace Strategy
Apr 16
Chicago, IL, USA
CHI009678 US-IL-Chicago Summary The Director, Facilities, Engineering & Workplace Strategy leads ... Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Business, Engineering, Construction or Facilities Management, or ...
Senior Construction Project Manager - Energy Efficiency and Renewable
Apr 17
Oak Brook, IL, USA
Engineering Mgmt Career Consul
Direct interface with customers managing customer service, relationships, contracts, etc. * Assist ... Minimum 5 years electrical, mechanical, engineering, or industrial power construction project ...
Business Development Manager / Construction 19-00264
Apr 5
Chicago, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
Collaborate with Lead Engineers and Project Managers for the synchronized effort of all internal ... Disability, Direct Deposit, Vacation time and Holiday Pay. Apply now and see why so many ...
Construction Estimator 19-00299
Apr 16
Darien, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
A Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering or equivalent experience ... Disability, Direct Deposit, Vacation time and Holiday Pay. Apply now and see why so many ...
PHP Web Developer
May 14
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Power Equipment Direct
Power Equipment Direct is looking for a PHP Web Developer that wants to join a successful team and ... of construction related products with over 18,000 associates and a distribution network spanning ...
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