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Principal Engineer Salaries in Boston, MA

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2,353 SalariesUpdated Oct 25, 2017
Average Base Pay
$119,617/yr
5% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$92K
Low
$120K
Average
$157K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,236
Range$1,725 - $24,550
How much does a Principal Engineer make in Boston, MA?

The average salary for a Principal Engineer is $119,617 in Boston, MA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,353 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees in Boston, MA.

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    $125,573/yr
    $115K$137K
    Amgen
    $145,869/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $145,869/yr
    $141K$151K
    Shire
    $162,032/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $162,032/yr
    $157K$170K
    Cambridge Associates, LLC
    $125,385/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $125,385/yr
    $119K$129K
    Rovi
    $127,929/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $127,929/yr
    $123K$134K
    Teleflex
    $145,536/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $145,536/yr
    $140K$150K
    Tapjoy
    $126,613/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $126,613/yr
    $121K$132K

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    Sonos
    $130,059/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $130,059/yr
    $126K$135K
    edX
    $135,433/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $135,433/yr
    $129K$139K
    Onshape
    $145,030/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $145,030/yr
    $138K$151K
    Ambri
    $91,161/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $91,161/yr
    $87K$94K
    $150,276/yr
    $142K$165K
    $116,830/yr
    $98K$134K
    The Broad Institute
    $132,414/yr
    7 salaries
    $132,414/yr
    $115K$151K
    $129,784/yr
    $111K$143K
    $128,682/yr
    $115K$142K
    $129,233/yr
    $125K$133K
    $95,200/yr
    $92K$97K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Principal Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $116,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $116,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $140,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $21k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $140,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    $4k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $145,600
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $145,600 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $50k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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