How much does a Chief Software Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chief Software Engineer in the United States is $83 as of May 28, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $76 and $91. Hourly rate 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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Chief Software Engineer

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Matrix Research, Inc. - Dayton , OH
Chief Engineer / Scientist We are currently seeking a Chief Engineer with experience in radar ... software engineering. * We support our employees with industry-leading benefits: As an employee ...
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American Equipment HR LLC - Salt Lake City , UT
We are seeking a highly skilled Chief Engineer to lead our team. This position will require ... Proficient in Microsoft Office Software Education and Experience * Bachelor's Degree Required Work ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 9 days ago
OPPO US Research Center - Seattle , WA
You are responsible for the advancement of OPPO's software technology on computer graphics domain on both research and engineering front. You will be expected to do research on academic and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 58 days ago
Ninyo & Moore - North Salt Lake , UT
... immediate opening for a Chief Geotechnical Engineer/Manager position. The candidate will be ... Advanced knowledge in geotechnical design software. PI27050436271e-31181-34529786
JobGet - 14 days ago
Barrington Services Corporation - Dallas , TX
Chief Engineer Regis Property Management, LLC is a commercial real estate property firm that ... Utilize PC-based business software, including Microsoft products for word processing, spreadsheets ...
ZipRecruiter - 73 days ago
Lillibridge Healthcare Services - Austin , TX
Chief Engineer - Transforming Medical Office Buildings in Austin, TX Join our dynamic team as a ... Technologically savvy, with proficiency in Microsoft Office, Building Automation Software, and work ...
ZipRecruiter - 80 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Chief Software Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Chief Software Engineer ranges from $76 to $91 with the average hourly pay of $83. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $81 to $101 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $90.

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