Chief Maintenance Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does a Chief Maintenance Engineer make in the United States? The average Chief Maintenance Engineer salary in the United States is $57,450 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $49,398 and $63,463. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$49,398 to $63,463
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Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel - Palo Alto - Palo Alto , CA
We are looking for a rockstar employee to fill our Chief Engineer position, who will assure the ... Meet and exceed guest and team member expectations by providing service and maintaining an ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
CBRE - King Of Prussia , PA
JOB SUMMARY Responsible for engineering operations and directs vendors and subcontractors ... Utilizes advanced skills to perform complex preventive maintenance and corrective repair of ...
CBRE - 8 days ago
CBRE - Auburn Hills , Michigan
Utilizes advanced skills to perform complex preventive maintenance and corrective repair of ... Oversees and inspects the work performed by engineering staff. Determines that work is complete ...
CBRE - 1 day ago
TEEMA Solutions Goup ( - San Jose , CA
Previous experience in a Chief Engineer or Director of Engineering is needed. You will be managing a team of 5 maintenance engineers. This position may require working day/night shifts on weekdays ...
ZipRecruiter - Today
PABCO Building Products, LLC - Newark , CA
The Newark, CA location is currently accepting resumes for a Plant Engineer . This is an entry ... Develops and implements a production maintenance program for the plant. * Prepares drawings, plans ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
This role could grow into a CTO role with stock options in after the site launches in late February ... maintenance and improvements
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
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