How much does a Head Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Head Engineer in the United States is $31 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $25 and $39. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Apex Systems - Chesapeake , VA
... Engineer in Chesapeake, VA (temporarily remote.) If you are interested send your preferred resume ... Provides the Department Head with the completed performance review and together they meet with the ...
Dice.com - 2 days ago
CCI Systems, Inc. - Harrisonburg , VA
We are seeking a Field Engineer-Technical Field Services (TFS) to provide technical expertise ... Full understanding of an HFC head end; combining, optics (forward and return), and basic ...
ZipRecruiter - 12 days ago
HR Consulting Help, LLC - Rosslyn , VA
We tackle really hard problems head-on in an inclusive, calm, and highly collaborative environment. Our engineers come from diverse backgrounds. Our technology stack is deep: ● Our hardware ...
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Assured Consulting Solutions - Marshall , VA
... Head Clustering, Universal Forwarders, Deployer, and Deployment Server; • Administration and ... engineering processes and administration of Spunk ACAS, HBSS and endpoint management suites
ClearanceJobs.com - 47 days ago
ID.me - McLean , VA
ID.me is looking for a Senior Android Engineer who possesses a passion for pushing mobile ... Act like a scientist, not a talking head. *Be truthful (even when it's hard). *Reflect ID.me ...
ZipRecruiter - 18 days ago
Advanced Technology & Research Corp - Chantilly , VA
Indian Head, MD Department: Engineering Services Type: Full Time Min. Experience: Mid-Level Salary Range: $95,000-$125,000 USD per year Advanced Technology & Research Corporation (www.atrcorp.com) is ...
ZipRecruiter - 22 days ago
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Average Hourly Wage

Core compensation

 
 
 
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Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

Includes base and short-term incentives

 
 
 
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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 Head Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Head Engineer ranges from $25 to $39 with the average hourly pay of $31. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $26 to $40 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $32.

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