How much does a Chief Systems Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chief Systems Engineer in the United States is $71 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $65 and $76. 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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Peraton - Chantilly , VA
Provide system engineering, requirements analysis and management, system integration and testing support to a variety of IC programs. Activities associated with this position are requirements ...
Peraton - 38 days ago
System Innovation - Alexandria , VA
Chief Systems Engineer in OUSD (R&E) System Innovation is seeking a Chief Systems Engineer . In this role, the candidate will provide full-time customer support (Alexandria, VA) in the Office of the ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
InTec, LLC - Chantilly , VA
The Director of NRO's Systems Engineering Directorate (SED) serves as the NRO Chief Architect and Chief Systems Engineer, accountable for the success of the NRO Mission Enterprise and the development ...
Monster - 43 days ago
Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc. - Alexandria , VA
... chief engineer or lead systems engineer for a major defense acquisition program development effort Worked on a Major Defense Acquisition Program in a government program office or industry WORK ...
Monster - 37 days ago
Whitney Bradley & Brown - Alexandria , VA
... a chief software engineer or architect on a program Experience in assessing software schedule ... systems engineer, risk management, technical reviews, design reviews, Acquisition, milestone ... - 37 days ago
Five 9 Group, Inc. - Ashburn , VA
The Systems Engineer reports to the Chief Engineer and supports individual application teams within the portfolios. The Systems Engineer will use his/her self-motivation to show initiative to ...
ZipRecruiter - 16 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 Systems Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Chief Systems Engineer ranges from $65 to $76 with the average hourly pay of $71. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $70 to $88 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $78.

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