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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
5

Director of Software Engineering

Bellevue
1 week ago
We are looking for a Director of Software Engineering to build a top-tier software organization that will help design and implement Smartsheet’s next gen architecture. In this role, you will lead and positively impact multiple product areas within your functional domain, as well as influence the broader technology organization. You will provide technical leadership for critical areas that significantly impact customer success.

Director of Technology

Seattle
1 week ago
+31
The Director of Technology is the Local Practice Leader for Seattle and will own the client delivery channel for their practice within their geography. They are empowered to lead, grow, and improve their delivery team. They inspire their teams to hone their craft and deliver outstanding client services. They make our processes better by having the autonomy to make decisions and to partner with their National Practice Leader to develop the intellectual property of projekt202 and espouse the opinions that the company has about our craft and how that relates to solutions we deliver to client businesses. They are master craftspeople, well-versed in how the service offerings of their practice fit with the consolidated corporate service offerings. Local Practice Leaders manage the financial performance of the team including: revenue generation, chargeability of the team, and quality of delivery in the assigned geography.

Director of Engineering - Infrastructure

Bellevue
4 days ago
+17
OfferUp is looking for a hands on senior engineering leader to scale and lead our infrastructure engineering organization driving people, technology and execution excellence. The ideal candidate (you) has experience managing an organization of backend/frontend infrastructure engineers, leading other managers, and helping their teams deliver their projects on time and with engineering excellence. The leader will build and lead our DevOps culture, tooling and environment both for services and applications. As Director of Engineering, you will drive career growth and development for engineers. You will also provide leadership in planning and execution by working effectively with stakeholders such as Product, Operations, Design, Research, Data scientists, etc. and nurture a collaborative working relationship between engineering and rest of the company. You will be responsible for driving engineering excellence with respect to people, design, architecture, code quality and operational excellence.

Director of Engineering

Bellevue
1 week ago
+17
OfferUp is looking for a Director of Engineering to scale and lead engineering organization from people, technology and execution perspective. The ideal candidate (you) will be experienced in managing an organization of backend/frontend developers and leading other managers. You will provide technical as well as organizational leadership in a fast-paced environment. You will also provide leadership in planning and execution by working effectively with stakeholders such as Product, Operations, Design, Research, Data scientists, etc. and nurture a collaborative working relationship between engineering and rest of the company. You will be responsible for driving engineering excellence with respect to people, design, architecture, code quality and operational excellence.

Director, Engineering

Seattle
1 week ago
+19
We are looking to add an experienced software leader to help lead our flourishing engineering team! We are looking for an engineering leader excited by the challenge of growing and managing a dev team at a fast-growing startup.  Your team will include development, management, and operations for Skilljar’s core customer training platform. You’ll hire hardworking engineers and bring them together as a team to innovate and deliver. You will use your experience with distributed, cloud applications to define and build secure, reliable, scalable, and easy-to-use products. You will help set, deliver on ambitious goals for adoption, operational performance, and feature delivery. You have an established background in delivering customer-facing solutions, strong technical skills, excellent project management skills, great interpersonal skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast paced environment. You're a leader who can prioritize well, communicate clearly and compellingly and who understands how to drive a high level of focus and excellence within a team. You are a builder with a good working knowledge of a wide range of AWS core services, web application platforms like Django and other technologies such as PostgreSQL, Apache Kafka, and Cloud Management/orchestration tools.

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
Salesforce Developer $89,200
Min: $74K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $91,175
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
QA Engineer $92,856
Min: $54K
Max: $149K
Front End Developer $95,823
Min: $55K
Max: $134K
iOS Developer $98,818
Min: $76K
Max: $130K
Automation Engineer $105,500
Min: $94K
Max: $133K
Data Engineer $111,508
Min: $70K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $113,417
Min: $95K
Max: $126K
DevOps Engineer $117,485
Min: $70K
Max: $150K
Sales Engineer $119,158
Min: $94K
Max: $145K
Security Engineer $123,200
Min: $92K
Max: $173K
Software Engineer $125,089
Min: $70K
Max: $222K
Data Architect $125,750
Min: $113K
Max: $145K
QA Manager $126,200
Min: $80K
Max: $140K
Senior Software Engineer $155,936
Min: $125K
Max: $190K
Principal Software Engineer $171,100
Min: $145K
Max: $197K
Engineering Manager $176,006
Min: $131K
Max: $375K
Director of Software Engineering $219,647
Min: $151K
Max: $252K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $228,421
Min: $137K
Max: $350K
Vice President of Engineering $253,536
Min: $160K
Max: $330K

Seattle Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

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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
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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
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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
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A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $235,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Seattle
$175,000
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A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $175,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$200,000
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A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $200,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$211,000
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A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $211,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$225,000
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A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $225,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$220,000
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A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $220,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
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