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Mechanical Engineering Vice President Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$195,177 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineering Vice President is $195,177 a year and $94 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Mechanical Engineering Vice President is between $132,636 and $246,212. 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, plans, develops, and coordinates all planning and implementation of practices, policies, programs, procedures, and personnel activities of an organization's mechanical engineering division.
  • Directs management in formulating plans, designs, cost estimates, and specifications.
  • Provides technical support and assistance to other operating units of the organization.
Mechanical Engineering Vice President Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Architectural and Engineering Managers

Job family population: 179,990

Estimated population of Mechanical Engineering Vice President jobs: 2,415

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...

Mechanical Engineering Vice President Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Vice President of Engineering
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Industrial Automation Manufacturing
Vice President of Engineering Department: Engineering Reports To: President/CEO FLSA Status: Exempt Position Summary: The Vice President of Engineering will serve as an executive member of the ...
Vice President of Surety
Apr 5
Chicago, IL, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
VICE PRESIDENT OF SURETY, Chicago, IL Leading Insurance Client in IL Full time with Benefits Local ... We specialize in Executive Searches for Engineering, Financial, Legal, Manufacturing and ...
Manager of Engineering Services
Apr 16
Village of Willowbrook, IL, USA
The Manager of Engineering will work under the direction the Director and/or Vice President of ... reporting mechanisms and metrics, using such to provide regular updates to senior company ...
Vice President, Marketing, Laboratory Diagnostics
May 16
Hoffman Estates, IL, USA
It reflects their pioneering spirit combined with our long history of engineering in the ever ... Then come and join our global team as a Vice President, Marketing, Laboratory Diagnostics. . Your ...
Vice President of Safety
Mar 1
Chicago, IL, USA
FDRsafety, LLC
FDRsafety is seeking a Vice President of Safety for a large transportation client near Chicago, IL. ... Required: • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Engineering, or ...
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