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Top Engineering Executive in the United States

How much does a Top Engineering Executive earn in the United States? The average Top Engineering Executive salary in the United States is $232,106 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $201,631 and $276,771. 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.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Establishes the overall objectives and initiatives of an engineering department. Develops ideas for new products or product enhancements and oversees the creation and improvement of products researched by the engineering department. Provides engineering expertise to other departments, such as marketing, where needed. Requires a bachelor's degree of in engineering. Typically reports to top management or a CEO. Top level or C level management. Responsible for the development of functional or business unit strategy for the entire organization. Defines corporate vision and strategy establishes company direction and focus. Executes multiple high impact initiatives to achieve overall corporate goals.

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