Director of Software Engineering salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$205,965
$45,362
Additional Cash Compensation
$251,327
Total Compensation
Median: $206K
Min: $140K
Max: $420K

How Much Does a Director of Software Engineering Make in New York?

The average salary for a Director of Software Engineering in New York is $205,965. The average additional cash compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in New York is $45,362. The average total compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in New York is $251,327. Director of Software Engineering salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Director of Software Engineering employees in New York.

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Director of Software Engineering jobs in NYC

Director of Engineering - Podcaster Mission

Greater NYC Area
18 hours ago
+44
Be the senior technical leader for the Podcaster Mission’s engineering organization. Manage engineering managers (we currently have 3) and work closely with them to develop a strong and effective engineering culture. Be empowered to make and be accountable for higher level architectural decisions regarding how features are built, how systems are managed and interact, and what technologies should be used. Work very closely with the Head of R&D for the Podcaster Mission, as well as the leads of many other teams across the organization including product, design, customer support, trust and safety, marketing, and insights. Be a point person for many other teams inside of Spotify, both technical and non-technical. Work with other R&D leads to constantly improve our development process. Be an advocate for engineering and important technical considerations to the broader organization. Set and oversee high level technical strategy alongside the Mission and R&D leads to ensure our systems scale as we continue to power more and more of the world’s podcasts.

Director of Engineering, LeafLink Financial

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+21
LeafLink is seeking a Director of Engineering to join our New York team, focusing on overseeing and scaling our growing LeafLink Financial (LLF) products and business lines. This role will primarily be responsible for owning the technical roadmap, team growth and focus, and the partnership between Engineering and LLF business stakeholders. As the Director overseeing this area of LeafLink’s Engineering department, you will be in a position to have a direct, lasting impact on the teams and technologies used to power our business.

Director of Engineering - Product Development

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+34
We’re looking for a customer obsessed individual to join our Technology team to architect, design and build robust features that directly impact Hopper. You’ll work with a highly skilled and motivated crew of technical and product-focused individuals, intent on delivering the best experience possible for those who use our product. Your efforts and expertise will frame and solve some of the most challenging problems in mobile commerce at a scale and complexity that few organizations can match.

Director/Senior Director, Engineering - Veeva Data Cloud

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+29
Crossix is looking for an Engineering Team Lead that will manage the engineering team responsible for designing, building and launching new data products. You’ll manage a team of 3-5 engineers focused primarily on designing systems that manage data collection, storage, and processing in a productized way, to bring new enterprise solutions to market. You’re excited about leading a team that will shape new products and features, and design the data pipelines for sustainable and scalable growth, as we continue to bring new solutions to our customers.

Director of Engineering

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+50
System stability projects: documentation/development/monitoring/metrics/recovery standards and practices. System scalability projects: cloud migration, containerization. Real-time Conversion Tracking platform. 24/7 low latency large-scale distributed Ad Serving and Click Tracking platforms.

Director of Engineering, Data

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+23
Data Engineering: build pipelines that run in production, integrate new datasets, get everything into our data warehouse, build self-service platforms for the rest of the organization, etc. Data Analytics: work very closely with product managers or people in the business to understand how we can optimize the product, reduce user friction, improve user experience, optimize our acquisition budget, etc.  Data Science: build models to predict conversion rates and use for lead scoring, optimizing ad spend, etc.

Director of Engineering

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
Computer Vision and Machine Learning tell us how to cut keys. Low-level device management and higher-level subsystems process our orders and collect payment. Selection and validation of new hardware for the constant job of evolving our fleet of kiosks. Unique UX of interacting with a kiosk to copy a physical key and purchase a locksmith service. Backend fleet command system that remotely administers kiosks and helps us scale. Order management system that ensures we securely handle customers’ money and data. Internal tools that power our mail-order key business. Multi-sided marketplace that connects locked-out customers with human locksmiths who can perform complex jobs for them on-demand. Infrastructure to make sure all of the above functions correctly and at scale. CI/CD pipeline that keeps it easy to write and deploy code here.

Senior Director of Engineering, Experiences

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+12
 A successful candidate will have an established background in developing software, a strong technical ability, excellent project management skills, great communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast paced environment. This individual will have a strong track record of helping to deliver an effective, highly-available, and flexible technology platform in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift quickly. Your team will be building cloud native applications hosted in AWS using modern distributed application design patterns.

Senior Director of Engineering, Verticals

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
+12
We are seeking a driven, strategic, technology focused and customer-centric software development leader. As a Director of Engineering, you will be responsible for leading multiple technology teams in design, development, test, and deployment of these services. This role will lead the teams in our Verticals organization. Our verticals organization drives our partner integrations across Travel, Identity, Payments, Sports and Healthcare domains.  A successful candidate will have an established background in developing software, a strong technical ability, excellent project management skills, great communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast paced environment. This individual will have a strong track record of helping to deliver an effective, highly-available, and flexible technology platform in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift quickly. This individual will need experience in working with business and partners to understand strategy and deliver results.

Senior Director of Engineering, Platform

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+12
Responsible for technical project delivery and support of your system. Work with Product Management to drive and develop a strategic program roadmap. You will be managing managers/leads of multiple teams. You will create a technical strategy for your system.

Director of Engineering

Greater NYC Area
6 days ago
Job Title:           Director of Engineering Status:               Full-time Reports to:       Head of NDWA Labs FLSA Status:   Exempt Location:          Flexible/Remote Start Date:        Immediate   NDWA Labs is the innovation arm of the National Domestic Workers Alliance, one of the country’s leading progressive social movement organizations. At NDWA Labs, we’re building products that transform domestic work jobs into good jobs by

Director of Engineering

Greater NYC Area
1 month ago
+29
Who are we? Tempest is a female-founded, first-of-its-kind digital recovery platform that provides alcohol misuse treatment for the 46 million Americans who don’t identify as addicted. We are a modern alternative to traditional options, and are focused on putting people at the center of their own recovery through an approach that’s empathetic, empowering, and desirable.  Tempest serves a customer currently ignored by the wellness, healthcare

Director of Software Engineering Salary ranges

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 $216,238 on average.

Director of Software Engineering Salary by gender

The average Director of Software Engineering salary for women is $213,600 and the average Director of Software Engineering salary for men is $207,743.

Director of Software Engineering Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Director of Software Engineering with 7+ years of experience is $211,256.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $76,989
Min: $55K
Max: $100K
Junior Software Engineer $87,472
Min: $42K
Max: $135K
Software Test Engineer $96,500
Min: $65K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $97,448
Min: $60K
Max: $145K
Automation Engineer $102,893
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $110,708
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $113,688
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Systems Engineer $114,667
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Hardware Engineer $121,000
Min: $100K
Max: $142K
Android Developer $122,250
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Data Engineer $123,685
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Software Engineer $126,994
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Machine Learning Engineer $127,000
Min: $105K
Max: $142K
QA Manager $127,294
Min: $84K
Max: $195K
Sales Engineer $127,627
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Site Reliability Engineer $130,000
Min: $100K
Max: $175K
iOS Developer $132,338
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
Security Engineer $135,370
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
Game Developer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
DevOps Engineer $138,278
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Data Architect $144,464
Min: $85K
Max: $260K
Database Administrator $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Senior Software Engineer $155,685
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $165,276
Min: $126K
Max: $240K
Lead Software Engineer $169,685
Min: $130K
Max: $210K
Data Engineering Manager $179,000
Min: $179K
Max: $179K
Engineering Manager $179,745
Min: $95K
Max: $265K
Director of Software Engineering $205,965
Min: $140K
Max: $420K
Vice President of Engineering $220,484
Min: $160K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $250,773
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Director of Software Engineering salaries in New York

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SQL
3% have this skill
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Javascript
2% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
2% have this skill
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Java
2% have this skill
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Python
2% have this skill
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DevOps
2% have this skill

Recent Director of Software Engineering salaries in New York

$215,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $215,000 with +$65,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
>10 Reports
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $175,000 with +$60,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
New York
>10 Reports
$275,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $275,000 with +$275,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$420,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $420,000 with +$69,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$300,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $300,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
New York
5-10 Reports
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Head of Engineering reported a yearly salary of $200,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
5-10 Reports
$250,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Business Intelligence and Data reported a yearly salary of $250,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$250,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $250,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$240,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $240,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
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