Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a VP Engineering make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$307,233 / yrTotal Pay
$191,215 / yrBase Pay
$116,017 / yrAdditional Pay

$307,233

 / yr
$182K$530K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a VP Engineering is $307,233 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $191,215 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 $116,017 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.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Vice President of Engineering

$295,752 /yr
Vice President of Engineering
$140,893 /yr
Deputy Chief Engineer
$122,715 /yr
Chief Engineer
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Related Job Titles

For Vp Engineering

Some related job titles are Vice President Engineering Salaries with median pay of $281,473, Vice President of Engineering Salaries with median pay of $295,752, VP software Salaries with median pay of $311,113, CTO Salaries with median pay of $259,392.

Top Paying Companies

For a Vp Engineering in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Vp Engineering in United States. Employers include Arm, Yodlee and JPMorgan Chase & Co.

1
Arm
$520,790/yr
2
Yodlee
$398,079/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Vp Engineering in United States

The top 2 paying industries for a Vp Engineering in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $459,434 and Financial Services with a median total pay of $338,747.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$459,434

    13% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$338,747

    18% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for Vp Engineering are Arm and Yodlee.

ArmArm$520,790/yr
YodleeYodlee$398,079/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

VP of Engineering

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$210,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
VP Engineering

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$270,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
VP Engineering

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$150,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
VP Engineering

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$205,000

/yr

$175K | $30K

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
VP, Engineering

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$864,000

/yr

$290K | $574K

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
VP of Engineering

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$175,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
VP-Engineering

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$570,000

/yr

$380K | $190K

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday

VP Engineering pay FAQ

The national average salary for a VP Engineering is $191,215 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a VP Engineering salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 275 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a VP Engineering employees.

The highest salary for a VP Engineering in United States is $317,600 per year.

The lowest salary for a VP Engineering in United States is $115,123 per year.

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