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Director of Engineering Salaries

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13,376 SalariesUpdated May 21, 2018
Average Base Pay
$167,365/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$124K
Low
$167K
Average
$213K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$26,232
Range$8,144 - $60,761
How much does a Director of Engineering make?

The national average salary for a Director of Engineering is $167,365 in United States. Filter by location to see Director of Engineering salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 13,376 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Director of Engineering employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Motorola Mobility
      $186,594/yr
      Range: $168K - $211K
      23 salaries
      $186,594
      $168K$211K
      Cisco Systems
      $210,194/yr
      Range: $186K - $239K
      22 salaries
      $210,194
      $186K$239K
      Salesforce
      $192,215/yr
      Range: $163K - $232K
      18 salaries
      $192,215
      $163K$232K
      Microsoft
      $196,484/yr
      Range: $165K - $239K
      14 salaries
      $196,484
      $165K$239K
      Qualcomm
      $190,521/yr
      Range: $167K - $210K
      13 salaries
      $190,521
      $167K$210K
      AMD
      $212,938/yr
      Range: $170K - $240K
      12 salaries
      $212,938
      $170K$240K
      Yahoo
      $199,155/yr
      Range: $175K - $220K
      11 salaries
      $199,155
      $175K$220K

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      Genesys
      $161,917/yr
      Range: $135K - $182K
      9 salaries
      $161,917
      $135K$182K
      KLA-Tencor
      $183,533/yr
      Range: $160K - $225K
      9 salaries
      $183,533
      $160K$225K
      Intel Corporation
      $181,042/yr
      Range: $150K - $210K
      7 salaries
      $181,042
      $150K$210K
      IBM
      $198,410/yr
      Range: $147K - $236K
      7 salaries
      $198,410
      $147K$236K
      Marvell Semiconductor
      $202,572/yr
      Range: $182K - $230K
      7 salaries
      $202,572
      $182K$230K
      Trimble
      $160,795/yr
      Range: $142K - $168K
      6 salaries
      $160,795
      $142K$168K
      Autodesk
      $194,797/yr
      Range: $165K - $209K
      6 salaries
      $194,797
      $165K$209K
      Visa Inc.
      $161,500/yr
      Range: $150K - $180K
      6 salaries
      $161,500
      $150K$180K
      Netflix
      $328,651/yr
      Range: $232K - $380K
      6 salaries
      $328,651
      $232K$380K
      Western Digital
      $198,333/yr
      Range: $168K - $250K
      6 salaries
      $198,333
      $168K$250K
      NVIDIA
      $234,342/yr
      Range: $132K - $300K
      6 salaries
      $234,342
      $132K$300K
      EMC
      $183,730/yr
      Range: $160K - $203K
      5 salaries
      $183,730
      $160K$203K
      Polycom
      $183,117/yr
      Range: $166K - $211K
      5 salaries
      $183,117
      $166K$211K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Director of Engineering salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $195,000
      per year
      A Director, Engineering in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $195,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $50k cash bonus
      $75k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $163,000
      per year
      An Engineering Director in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $163,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $16k cash bonus
      $16k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $180,000
      per year
      An Engineering Director in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $180,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $45k cash bonus
      $54k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Private
      $160,000
      per year
      A Director of Engineering in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $160,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $179,000
      per year
      A Director of Engineering in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $179,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $34k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Private Practice / Firm
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