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Manager Design Engineering Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$140,230 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Manager Design Engineering is $140,230 a year and $67 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Manager Design Engineering is between $97,008 and $174,615. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Manager Design 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

  • Manages and coordinates activities of employees engaged in the design and development of new or modified products.
  • Coordinates the creation of blueprints and other engineering data.
  • Plans and establishes engineering schedules and follows up performance against estimates.
  • Oversees compilation of cost control and statistical data.
Manager Design Engineering Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Architectural and Engineering Managers

Job family population: 179,990

Estimated population of Manager Design Engineering jobs: 5,231

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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Manager Design Engineering Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Project Manager (MEP Design Engineer)
Mar 29
Chicago, United States
Business Information Services
Project Manager (MEP Design Engineering) Job Responsibilities As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for representing the Firm in all interactions with clients, contractors, architects, and ...
Design Engineer
May 8
Round Lake, IL, USA
Randstad Engineering
... Engineering - 3+ years of experience medical device design verification, contractor integrity, product requirements DHF management, protocol writing - Experience with plastic medical product ...
Senior System Design Engineer
May 15
Lake Forest, IL, USA
Abbott Laboratories
Manages part design over life-cycle to support ongoing new product development and sustaining engineering projects. Manages phase gate and technical design reviews. Identify critical dimensions and ...
Product Design Engineer
Apr 25
Chicago, IL, USA
Reliance Recruiting, LLC
... Manage launch or new automated or semi-automated equipment, including specifying performance and ... REQUIREMENTS ● BS in an Engineering Related discipline is a strong preference but will consider ...
Sr. Prototype Automation Machine Design Engineer
Apr 4
Chicago, IL, USA
Critical Fit Recruiting
Manage project design of machines using design philosophies. * Assure project designs are on time and on budget. * Provide design engineering guidance to supply chain, manufacturing and field ...
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