Director of Engineering Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 100 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: January 31, 2018
Average in San Jose, CA
$196,720 per year
42% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$99,000
$326,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Director of Engineering make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Director of Engineering is $196,720 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 42% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 100 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Director of Engineering employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for a Director of Engineering is 2-4 years.
Director of Engineering salaries by company in San Jose, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$206,527 per year
Director of Engineering salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$170,095 per year
$149,209 per year
$195,626 per year
$175,128 per year
$138,525 per year

Director of Engineering job openings

Engineering Director
Netflix
Los Gatos, CA
Sr. Manager / Director Product Engineering
Nutanix
San Jose, CA
Sr. Director Software Development
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
Santa Clara, CA
Director of Engineering jobs in San Jose, CA