Software Engineering Director Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Software Engineering Director, Director of Software Engineering

What is the average annual salary for Software Engineering Director?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Software Engineering Director may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Software Engineering Director in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Software Engineering Director in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Software Engineering Director in the United States is $180,990 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Software Engineering Director in the United States are expected to make less than $180,990.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $180,990
  • 10%$141,632
  • 25%$160,388
  • 75%$208,892
  • 90%$234,296

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Job Description for Software Engineering Director

Responsible for all the software development within an organization. Directs the software engineering function in developing, releasing, and maintaining software applications/operating systems according to business needs. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 10 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Software Engineering Director job description

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Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Software Engineering Manager, Engineering Director, Process Engineering Director, Software Engineer III, Software Engineer IV, Software Engineer I, Software Engineer II, Software Developer I, Software Developer II

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