Executive Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does an Executive Engineer make in the United States? The average Executive Engineer salary in the United States is $67,107 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $61,772 and $87,248. 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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$61,772 to $87,248
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Salt River Project - Phoenix , Arizona
We are seeking a highly experienced transmission planning engineer that can act as a technical ... Acts as a technical liaison to executive management, internal research and development groups ...
Energy Central - 5 days ago
Phoenix Energy Technologies -
As an IOT Software Engineer you will be part of a small programming team reporting to the Development Manager and working closely with executive Engineering leadership. You must meet technical skills ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Wentworth Executive Recruiting - Santa Clara , CA
SOFTWARE ENGINEER Position description: Company Culture, meaningful work, a core team of engineers ... Company Description Wentworth Executive Recruiting is a RETAINED - Exclusive search firm that works ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
KDS Executive Search - Austin , TX
Senior Electrical Engineer Do you have expereince with LED lighting? Immediate opening for a passionate Electrical Engineer with a great attitude. O verview: The Senior Electrical Engineer with have ...
Jobble, Inc. - 5 days ago
Ajulia Executive Search - Anaheim , CA
Senior Principal Systems Engineer-Radar Systems Anaheim, CA Job Id: 5509 Are you looking to make a ... Paid PTO Ask for Scott C. scott@ajuliaexecutivesearch.com Ajulia Executive Search is a New Jersey ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Executive Pursuit - Rancho Santa Margarita , CA
They are seeking a Product Manager/Engineer who will be developing new products, while making recommendations and enhancements to the existing product line. My client specializes in medical ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Executive Engineer in the United States. The base salary for Executive Engineer ranges from $61,772 to $87,248 with the average base salary of $67,107. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $63,522 to $87,425 with the average total cash compensation of $73,275.

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