How much does a Senior Director of Engineering make? The average Senior Director of Engineering salary is $188,653 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $173,571 and $205,940. 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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Senior Director, Software Engineering As a Capital One Senior Director of Software Engineering, you'll work on everything from customer-facing web and mobile applications using cutting-edge open ...
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University of Virginia - Charlottesville , VA
The UVA Engineering Senior Director of Research Administration manages the pre-award and post-award activities for the UVA School of Engineering and Applied Science. UVA Engineering has a large ...
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Senior Director of Engineering Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Senior Director of Engineering 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 Senior Director of Engineering in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $235,816
Washington, DC $210,008
Miami, FL $183,655
Chicago, IL $200,140
Boston, MA $212,555
New York, NY $226,949
Dallas, TX $187,427
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Average Base Salary

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What is the average salary for Senior Director of Engineering in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Senior Director of Engineering in the United States. The base salary for Senior Director of Engineering ranges from $173,571 to $205,940 with the average base salary of $188,653. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $174,048 to $206,292 with the average total cash compensation of $188,992.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $188,653 $173,571 - $205,940
Bonus $339 $478 - $352
Total Pay $188,992 $174,048 - $206,292
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What's the difference between Senior Director, Engineering and Senior Director of Engineering?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Senior Director of Engineering is $188,653, and the average salary of Senior Director, Engineering is $170,717. The average salary of Senior Director, Engineering is lower than Senior Director of Engineering. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
I am a Senior Director of Engineering, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Senior Director of Engineering. a Senior Director of Engineering Salary in New Britain, CT is $203,747 as of October 28, 2020; a Senior Director of Engineering Salary in Barnstable, MA is $198,938 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Senior Director of Engineering 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 Senior Director of Engineering?
Salary ranges for a Senior Director of Engineering 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