Director Engineering Salaries

41,822 SalariesUpdated Nov 28, 2020

Average Base Pay
$142,392 / yr
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How much does a Engineering Director make?

The national average salary for a Engineering Director is $142,392 in United States. Filter by location to see Engineering Director salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 41,822 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Engineering Director employees.

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Director of Engineering

Cisco Systems

$226,261/yr

Range: $187K - $289K

59 salaries

$226,261/yr
$187K$289K

Director of Engineering

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

$251,500/yr

Range: $220K - $252K

55 salaries

$251,500/yr
$220K$252K

Director of Engineering

Qualcomm

$208,887/yr

Range: $181K - $275K

51 salaries

$208,887/yr
$181K$275K

Director of Engineering

American Express

$167,203/yr

Range: $135K - $216K

47 salaries

$167,203/yr
$135K$216K

Director of Engineering

Motorola Mobility

$191,137/yr

Range: $169K - $227K

33 salaries

$191,137/yr
$169K$227K

Director of Engineering

Yahoo

$214,172/yr

Range: $179K - $230K

29 salaries

$214,172/yr
$179K$230K

Director of Engineering

Salesforce

$206,075/yr

Range: $117K - $249K

25 salaries

$206,075/yr
$117K$249K

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Director of Engineering

Oracle

$194,814/yr

Range: $152K - $227K

25 salaries

$194,814/yr
$152K$227K

Director of Engineering

Google

$315,463/yr

Range: $278K - $413K

23 salaries

$315,463/yr
$278K$413K

Director of Engineering

Intel Corporation

$209,619/yr

Range: $158K - $253K

17 salaries

$209,619/yr
$158K$253K

Director of Engineering

Microsoft

$207,360/yr

Range: $181K - $260K

17 salaries

$207,360/yr
$181K$260K

Director of Engineering

Netflix

$384,213/yr

Range: $216K - $864K

16 salaries

$384,213/yr
$216K$864K

Director of Engineering

Whirlpool Corporation

$167,014/yr

Range: $153K - $188K

14 salaries

$167,014/yr
$153K$188K

Director of Engineering

PayPal

$226,124/yr

Range: $197K - $245K

14 salaries

$226,124/yr
$197K$245K

Director of Engineering

AMD

$245,009/yr

Range: $170K - $255K

13 salaries

$245,009/yr
$170K$255K

Director of Engineering

Marriott International

$82,739/yr

Range: $66K - $151K

12 salaries

$82,739/yr
$66K$151K

Director of Engineering

Adobe

$254,687/yr

Range: $212K - $278K

12 salaries

$254,687/yr
$212K$278K

Director of Engineering

Broadcom

$219,357/yr

Range: $187K - $229K

12 salaries

$219,357/yr
$187K$229K

Director of Engineering

Merck

$171,771/yr

Range: $137K - $216K

10 salaries

$171,771/yr
$137K$216K

Director of Engineering

Western Digital

$201,411/yr

Range: $182K - $253K

10 salaries

$201,411/yr
$182K$253K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$140,000
per year
A Director of Engineering in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
A Director of Engineering in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$150k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$180,000
per year
A Director Engineering in the Boulder, CO Area area reported making $180,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boulder, CO Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$330,000
per year
A Director of Engineering in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $330,000 per year
Additional Pay
$166k cash bonus
$750k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
A Director of Engineering in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$100k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$170,000
per year
A Director of Engineering in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $170,000 per year
Additional Pay
$70k cash bonus
$50k profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$220,000
per year
A Director of Engineering in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $220,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$127,196
per year
A Director of Engineering in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $127,196 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$300,000
per year
An Engineering Director in the Santa Cruz, CA Area area reported making $300,000 per year
Additional Pay
$200k cash bonus
$400k stock bonus
$60k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Santa Cruz, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$145,000
per year
An Engineering Director in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $145,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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