Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Engineering Manager make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$194,478 / yrTotal Pay
$165,868 / yrBase Pay
$28,610 / yrAdditional Pay

$194,478

 / yr
$70K$586K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Engineering Manager is $194,478 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $165,868 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $28,610 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Senior Engineering Manager salary is $165,868. Salaries can range from $70,357 - $586,298. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Senior Engineering Manager in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $194,478.

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What are some related job titles for Senior Engineering Manager?

Some related job titles are Senior Software Engineering Manager Salaries with median pay of $185,735, Director of Engineering Salaries with median pay of $199,398, Engineering Program Manager Salaries with median pay of $133,167, Engineering Project Manager Salaries with median pay of $118,725.

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Wayfair
3.4

Wayfair

Senior Engineering Manager

$143,598

 /yr
Range: $139K - $201K

$139K

$201K

$139,419 - $201,197 Range

Mentor Graphics
4.3

Mentor Graphics

Senior Engineering Manager

$204,931

 /yr
Range: $185K - $227K

$185K

$227K

$184,964 - $227,339 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Senior Engineering Manager

$201,103

 /yr
Range: $162K - $235K

$162K

$235K

$161,597 - $234,932 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Senior Engineering Manager

$179,421

 /yr
Range: $146K - $214K

$146K

$214K

$145,504 - $213,905 Range

Yahoo
4.0

Yahoo

Senior Engineering Manager

$210,985

 /yr
Range: $184K - $255K

$184K

$255K

$184,264 - $255,400 Range

Rockwell Collins
3.8

Rockwell Collins

Senior Engineering Manager

$136,493

 /yr
Range: $111K - $180K

$111K

$180K

$110,972 - $179,518 Range

Whirlpool Corporation
4.0

Whirlpool Corporation

Senior Engineering Manager

$158,797

 /yr
Range: $126K - $188K

$126K

$188K

$126,180 - $187,861 Range

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Target
3.7

Target

Senior Engineering Manager

$173,355

 /yr
Range: $123K - $226K

$123K

$226K

$123,160 - $226,273 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Senior Engineering Manager

$193,113

 /yr
Range: $160K - $238K

$160K

$238K

$160,377 - $238,082 Range

Adobe
4.4

Adobe

Senior Engineering Manager

$229,455

 /yr
Range: $172K - $274K

$172K

$274K

$171,628 - $273,596 Range

VMware
4.3

VMware

Senior Engineering Manager

$236,305

 /yr
Range: $180K - $290K

$180K

$290K

$180,207 - $290,334 Range

Motorola Mobility
4.1

Motorola Mobility

Senior Engineering Manager

$183,752

 /yr
Range: $147K - $232K

$147K

$232K

$147,136 - $231,553 Range

Cerner
3.6

Cerner

Senior Engineering Manager

$151,988

 /yr
Range: $136K - $174K

$136K

$174K

$136,282 - $174,326 Range

Apple
4.2

Apple

Senior Engineering Manager

$247,935

 /yr
Range: $204K - $292K

$204K

$292K

$203,698 - $292,482 Range

Capital One
4.2

Capital One

Senior Engineering Manager

$184,441

 /yr
Range: $118K - $228K

$118K

$228K

$118,291 - $227,919 Range

Intel Corporation
4.3

Intel Corporation

Senior Engineering Manager

$197,127

 /yr
Range: $166K - $250K

$166K

$250K

$165,922 - $250,080 Range

Medtronic
4.1

Medtronic

Senior Engineering Manager

$174,746

 /yr
Range: $148K - $202K

$148K

$202K

$147,613 - $202,203 Range

Dolby
4.2

Dolby

Senior Engineering Manager

$180,254

 /yr
Range: $174K - $180K

$174K

$180K

$174,180 - $180,254 Range

Salesforce
4.5

Salesforce

Senior Engineering Manager

$212,000

 /yr
Range: $170K - $246K

$170K

$246K

$170,000 - $245,667 Range

Dell Technologies
4.3

Dell Technologies

Senior Engineering Manager

$167,652

 /yr
Range: $143K - $199K

$143K

$199K

$142,596 - $199,164 Range

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$218,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$32,000/yr

8 days ago by a Sr. Engineering Manager with more than 15 years of experience

$226,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Senior Engineering Manager with 4 to 6 years of experience

$175,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$15,000/yr
Stock Bonus$25,000/yr

8 days ago by a Sr. Engineering Manager with 1 to 3 years of experience

$210,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$21,000/yr

8 days ago by a Sr. Engineering Manager with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$152,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$8,000/yr

8 days ago by a Senior Engineering Manager with more than 15 years of experience

$178,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Senior Engineering Manager with 1 to 3 years of experience

$115,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Senior Manager Engineering with more than 15 years of experience

$175,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Sr Engineering Manager with more than 15 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Engineering Manager salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Engineering Manager is $175,866 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Engineering Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2296 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Engineering Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Engineering Manager in United States is $230,482 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Engineering Manager in United States is $134,192 per year.

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