Salary: Principal Staff Engineer in Chicago, IL | Glassdoor

Principal Staff Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL

130 SalariesUpdated Jun 15, 2017
Average Base Pay
$120,333/yr
4% below national average
$105K$134K
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How much does a Principal Staff Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Principal Staff Engineer is $120,333 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates based on 123 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Staff Engineer employees in Chicago, IL.

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Motorola Mobility
$120,299/yr
19 salaries
$120,299/yr
$105K$137K
Motorola Solutions
$122,983/yr
10 salaries
$122,983/yr
$117K$130K
$116,416/yr
$111K$122K
$120,403/yr
$102K$141K

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$116,113/yr
$104K$132K
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$103K$128K
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    $116,097/yr
    $105K$126K
    $118,168/yr
    $112K$129K
    $142,877/yr
    $116K$169K
    $123,320/yr
    $119K$129K
    $129,333/yr
    $124K$134K
    $140,248/yr
    $134K$145K
    $119,570/yr
    $114K$125K
    $123,050/yr
    $119K$128K
    $98,538/yr
    $95K$102K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $125,000
    per year
    A Principal Staff Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Chicago, IL Area area
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $95,000
    per year
    A Principal Staff Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $95,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $11k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    New York City, NY Area area
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $134,000
    per year
    A Principal Staff Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $134,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Chicago, IL Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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