TECHNICAL DIRECTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$99,000
$59,000
Min 10%
$99,000
Median 50%
$166,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a technical director make?
Technical Directors in America make, on average, $100,087 a year or $48.12 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 106,000. The top 10 percent earn over $166,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $60,000 annually. Most Technical Director jobs are in Internet companies and Professional companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Technical Director salaries are North Dakota, Maine, Vermont, Alaska, and New Hampshire. The typical employment in the position spans 3.9 years.

Average Technical Director Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Technical Director makes. Internet companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Samsung Telecommunications America General LLC and Wieden+Kennedy are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Publicis Sapient and Riverbed Technology report highly competitive salaries for Technical Directors.

Average Technical Director Salary By Location

Across America, Technical Directors make on average $100,087 annually or $48.12 hourly. San Jose, CA reports the highest Technical Director salaries at $136,700 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Jose, CA is $80,000. North Dakota, Maine, Vermont, Alaska, and New Hampshire are the highest paying states. Oklahoma, Kentucky, Florida, Utah, and Idaho are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$136,700
2
Charlotte, NC
$126,271
3
Seattle, WA
$123,440
4
Bethesda, MD
$123,365
5
Washington, DC
$123,019

Average Technical Director Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Technical Director works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Health Care companies, Professional companies, and Internet companies tend to have the highest salaries for Technical Directors. Salaries for Technical Directors in Health Care companies average $105,894 annually, while Professional companies and Internet companies pay $104,686 and $104,181, respectively. At $90,143, the average salary for Technical Directors in the Hospitality industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$105,894
2
Professional
$104,686
3
Internet
$104,181
4
Retail
$101,202
5
Media
$98,801

RECENTLY ADDED Technical Director SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Beverly Hills Unified
Technical Director
09/25/2019
$138,164
University of Pennsylvania
Technical Director
09/13/2019
$88,861
Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Technical Director
09/03/2019
$62,944
Technical Director
08/31/2019
$134,000
Randstad
Technical Director
08/29/2019
$292,180
Office of The Director of National Intelligence
Technical Director
08/26/2019
$117,191
Jamestown Community College
Technical Director
08/08/2019
$38,776
Isocyanurate Industry Ad Hoc Committee
Technical Director
08/03/2019
$260,875
City of Seattle
Technical Director
08/02/2019
$120,000
Randstad
Technical Director
07/31/2019
$150,000
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