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Director of Software Engineering salary in Seattle

Average Base Salary in Seattle

$219,647
$32,625
Additional Cash Compensation
$252,272
Total Compensation
Median: $220K
Min: $151K
Max: $252K

How Much Does a Director of Software Engineering Make in Seattle?

The average salary for a Director of Software Engineering in Seattle is $219,647. The average additional cash compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Seattle is $32,625. The average total compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Seattle is $252,272. Director of Software Engineering salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Seattle from anonymous Director of Software Engineering employees in Seattle.

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Director of Software Engineering jobs in Seattle
6

Director of Engineering

Seattle
2 days ago
+15
We are hiring a Director of Engineering to shape and manage our mobile and cloud teams. You'll have four engineering teams and growing your team from about 20 people to 40 people in the next twelve months. You'll report directly to the CTO and you'll work closely with executives and product managers on strategic matters representing the engineering perspective. 

Director of Engineering

Bellevue
6 days ago
+34
As a Director of Engineering, you will lead an engineering team to solve large enterprise business problems at scale and develop a new class of services.  You will be responsible for hiring and managing a talented team to design, build and ship next generation RPA products. The person must have great problem-solving skill, deeply care of user experiences and have a data and metric driven mind set.  The ideal candidate should be well-versed with the entire software development lifecycle and should be able to produce well-tested high-quality code. Apart from possessing strong technical skills, the candidate should show a strong bias for action, be adaptable and exhibit uninhibited entrepreneurial spirit with a can-do attitude. The candidate must also be able to take lead on analyzing complex technical issues, technology choices and communicate them with the team and stakeholders in both written and verbal manner to drive consensus. Our engineering leaders are hands-on technical leaders with a proven track record of building world-class diverse engineering teams and delivering customer value rapidly. If you enjoy building software with a broad range of technologies and being part of a smart, agile team that is motivated by solving hard business problems with technology, come join us!

Director of Engineering

Seattle
1 week ago
+21
The successful candidate should have robust client-server development experience, a proven ability to learn new approaches in emerging technologies, a high degree of intellectual curiosity, experience with multiple software development methodologies, excellent problem-solving skills, and strong communication and interpersonal skills. 

Director Engineering

Bellevue
4 days ago
+34
As a Principal Engineering Manager, you will lead an engineering team to solve large enterprise business problems at scale and develop a new class of services. You will be responsible for hiring and managing a talented team to design, build and ship next generation RPA products. The person must have great problem-solving skill, deeply care of user experiences and have a data and metric driven mind set. The ideal candidate should be well-versed with the entire software development lifecycle and should be able to produce well-tested high-quality code. Apart from possessing strong technical skills, the candidate should show a strong bias for action, be adaptable and exhibit uninhibited entrepreneurial spirit with a can-do attitude. The candidate must also be able to take lead on analyzing complex technical issues, technology choices and communicate them with the team and stakeholders in both written and verbal manner to drive consensus.

Director of Engineering, Infrastructure

Seattle
2 days ago
+29
The Director of Engineering - Infrastructure will lead a group of teams dedicated to maintaining, growing, and running our cloud and data infrastructure. You will be responsible for maintaining our high standards for uptime, reliability, and responsiveness in a scalable and cost effective way.

Director Engineering

Bellevue
1 week ago
We are looking for talented Director of Engineering to lead the development and deployment of a global back end platform that is one of the key enablers for a multitude of digital products across a vast array of devices. You need to be passionate about leading and building strong software engineering teams. You are equally obsessed about delivering the best possible customer experiences. You define and drive key performance and quality metrics for your organization and for all the D2C products. You communicate effectively with engineers, partners, leaders and a broad set of stakeholders.

Director of Software Engineering Salary ranges

The most common Director of Software Engineering salary in Seattle is between $230k - $240k.

Average Director of Software Engineering Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Director of Software Engineering make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $223,938 on average.

Director of Software Engineering Salary by gender

The average Director of Software Engineering salary for women is $238,000 and the average Director of Software Engineering salary for men is $209,900.

Director of Software Engineering Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Director of Software Engineering with 7+ years of experience is $214,583.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Seattle

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $84,321
Min: $64K
Max: $109K
Software Test Engineer $91,250
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
QA Engineer $92,883
Min: $54K
Max: $149K
Front End Developer $96,515
Min: $55K
Max: $134K
Salesforce Developer $97,077
Min: $74K
Max: $140K
iOS Developer $98,818
Min: $76K
Max: $130K
Automation Engineer $107,167
Min: $94K
Max: $133K
Data Engineer $111,371
Min: $70K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $114,611
Min: $95K
Max: $126K
Sales Engineer $117,080
Min: $87K
Max: $145K
DevOps Engineer $117,485
Min: $70K
Max: $150K
Security Engineer $124,000
Min: $85K
Max: $173K
Software Engineer $129,130
Min: $70K
Max: $295K
QA Manager $129,333
Min: $80K
Max: $155K
Data Architect $140,450
Min: $113K
Max: $195K
Senior Software Engineer $155,448
Min: $110K
Max: $218K
Principal Software Engineer $169,373
Min: $145K
Max: $197K
Engineering Manager $176,004
Min: $131K
Max: $375K
Director of Software Engineering $219,647
Min: $151K
Max: $252K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $225,000
Min: $137K
Max: $350K
Vice President of Engineering $253,536
Min: $160K
Max: $330K

Recent Director of Software Engineering salaries in Seattle

$190,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Engineering reported a yearly salary of $190,000 with +$35,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Seattle
5-10 Reports
$151,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Engineering reported a yearly salary of $151,000 with +$7,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Seattle
$238,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $238,000 with +$38,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Seattle
$245,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $245,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Seattle
$235,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $235,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Seattle
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $175,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $200,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$211,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $211,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$225,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $225,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$220,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $220,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
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