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Engineering Director Salary

$175,170 (USD)

Average Salary

$84/hr

Average Hourly

$15,625

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineering Director is $175,170 a year and $84 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Engineering Director is between $120,288 and $218,835. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Engineering Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Directs, oversees, and utilizes functional authority for operation, planning, organization, control, integration, and completion of all product or process-related activities of engineering projects within area of assigned responsibility.
  • Directs engineering department in formulating designs, cost estimates, and specifications through application of professionally accepted engineering techniques, practices, and procedures.
  • Apportions projects among engineering managers/departments according to specialized training and project requirements.
  • Heads the formulation and implementation of overall objectives, policies, plans, and programs.
Engineering Director Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Architectural and Engineering Managers

Job family population: 179,990

Estimated population of Engineering Director jobs: 4,608

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$203,071
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Engineering Director Job Listings for United States

Chief Engineer (Durham, NC)
Jun 17
Durham, NC, USA
Angelica
... directing a maintenance department, and managing and developing staff within a fast paced ... A. or B.S. degree in Industrial, Process or Mechanical Engineering * Experience within the ...
Software Engineering Director
May 23
Redmond, WA, USA
CyberCoders
Software Engineering Director Job Location: Redmond, WA Job Salary: $160k-$200k + Benefits, PTO, Bonus, and Equity! Job Requirements: C# / .NET / Java, Team Management, Process Improvement, KPI ...
Chief Engineer
May 14
Cleveland, OH, USA
Enterforce
Responsible for projects which involve conventional engineering practice generally combined with ... Supervise and Lead a Team with a direct line to support a business division. * Supervise the work ...
Director of Engineering
Jul 22
Santa Clara, CA, USA
TEEMA Solutions Goup (www.teemagroup.com)
Chief Engineer/Director of Engineering Santa Clara, CA Our Client is looking for a Chief Engineer with previous hotel experience (MUST HAVE) to be responsible for the operations, repair and ...
C++ FULLSTACK DEVELOPER - DIRECT HIRE
Jul 22
Jersey City, United States
Kshunya Inc
C++ FULLSTACK UI DEVELOPER DIRECT HIRE JERSEY CITY, NJ or CHICAGO , IL Job Responsibilities Client is looking for a full stack developer capable of working in an agile environment. In this role, you ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineering Director is $175,170 a year and $84 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Engineering Director is between $120,288 and $218,835. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Engineering Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Engineering Director Job Listings for United States

Chief Engineer (Durham, NC)
Jun 17
Durham, NC, USA
Angelica
... directing a maintenance department, and managing and developing staff within a fast paced ... A. or B.S. degree in Industrial, Process or Mechanical Engineering * Experience within the ...
Software Engineering Director
May 23
Redmond, WA, USA
CyberCoders
Software Engineering Director Job Location: Redmond, WA Job Salary: $160k-$200k + Benefits, PTO, Bonus, and Equity! Job Requirements: C# / .NET / Java, Team Management, Process Improvement, KPI ...
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