Crew Chief Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$82,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$82,000
Median 50%
$175,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
City of Richmond
Highest Paying City
Quincy, MA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.1 years
How much does a crew chief make?
Crew Chiefs in America make, on average, $82,480 a year or $39.65 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 137,000. The top 10 percent earn over $175,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $38,000 annually. Professional companies and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Alaska, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire have the highest paying Crew Chief jobs. Most Crew Chiefs spend 4.1 years in the position.

Average Crew Chief Salary By Location

As a Crew Chief in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $82,480 per year or $39.65 per hour. The top city when it comes to Crew Chief salaries is Quincy, MA at $113,709 per year. The Quincy, MA average entry-level salary for Crew Chiefs is $54,000. Alaska, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire are the states with the highest payscale for Crew Chiefs. Utah, Idaho, South Dakota, North Dakota, and Wyoming are at the bottom for competitive pay.
City
Average Salary

Map of Crew Chief Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Crew Chiefs earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Crew Chief Salary By Company

Crew Chiefs can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Crew Chief jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. City of Richmond and SC Department of Commerce are the best paying companies for Crew Chiefs. If you can find a job at a company like Ontario or Baltimore County Golf, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Crew Chiefs.

Average Crew Chief Pay By Industry

Wages for Crew Chiefs can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Finance companies, Transportation companies, and Construction companies tend to have the highest salaries for Crew Chiefs. Salaries for Crew Chiefs in Finance companies average $96,182 annually, while Transportation companies and Construction companies pay $88,167 and $87,876, respectively. The types of companies that pay Crew Chiefs the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $68,967.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$96,182
$96k
Transportation
Transportation
$88,167
$88k
Construction
Construction
$87,876
$88k
Technology
Technology
$83,428
$83k
Government
Government
$80,892
$81k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$76,608
$77k
Retail
Retail
$75,116
$75k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$68,967
$69k

Crew Chief Salary History

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National Average
Ashburn, VA