How much does a Chief Operating Engineer make? The average Chief Operating Engineer salary is $102,417 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $82,880 and $117,281. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Brandywine Realty Trust - Herndon , VA
These may include training sessions led by Chief Building Operating Engineer to increase job-appropriate knowledge and skills, safety orientations, and scheduled staff meetings. Meetings may also ...
Monster - 5 days ago
... cleared engineers across planning, development, integration and testing and deployment ... Familiarity with applicable IC and DoD policies, procedures, and operating instructions related to ...
Recruitics REACH - 13 days ago
Typically, this position does not have a Chief Engineer on-site at the building and is sometimes the solo engineer at the building. This position may also include the supervision of maintenance staff ...
Allegis Group - 2 days ago
Corporate & Technical Recruiters, Inc. - Lorton , VA
The Chief Engineer is responsible for leading the development of the technical vision and roadmap across the contract and drives final decisions on architecture, design, and deployment of systems and ...
ZipRecruiter - 15 days ago
Global Connections to Employment - Lorton , VA
The Chief Engineer is responsible for leading the development of the technical vision and roadmap across the contract and drives final decisions on architecture, design, and deployment of systems and ...
ZipRecruiter - 32 days ago
UIC Government Services and the Bowhead Family of Companies - Virginia Beach , VA
... Office (CIO). The DNA CIO provides and supports systems, networks and capabilities, which ... Apply operating system updates, patches and configuration changes. Manage system hardware component ...
Lensa - 28 days ago

Chief Operating Engineer Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Chief Operating Engineer between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Chief Operating Engineer in each city.
Click to see the salary for Chief Operating Engineer in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $128,021
Washington, DC $114,010
Miami, FL $99,704
Chicago, IL $108,653
Boston, MA $115,393
New York, NY $123,207
Dallas, TX $101,751
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Chief Operating Engineer in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Chief Operating Engineer in the United States. The base salary for Chief Operating Engineer ranges from $82,880 to $117,281 with the average base salary of $102,417. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $87,163 to $126,996 with the average total cash compensation of $108,048.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $102,417 $82,880 - $117,281
Bonus $5,632 $4,282 - $9,714
Total Pay $108,048 $87,163 - $126,996
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
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What's the difference between Chief Operating Officer and Chief Operating Engineer?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Chief Operating Engineer is $102,417, and the average salary of Chief Operating Officer is $444,333. The average salary of Chief Operating Officer is higher than Chief Operating Engineer. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
I am a Chief Operating Engineer, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Chief Operating Engineer. a Chief Operating Engineer Salary in New Britain, CT is $110,611 as of October 28, 2020; a Chief Operating Engineer Salary in Barnstable, MA is $108,001 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Chief Operating Engineer vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Chief Operating Engineer?
Salary ranges for a Chief Operating Engineer can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
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Last Update: October 28, 2020