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Principal Mechanical Engineer Salaries

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24,053 SalariesUpdated Dec 14, 2017
Average Base Pay
$106,973/yr
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$86K
Low
$107K
Average
$136K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,850
Range$1,192 - $16,342
How much does a Principal Mechanical Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Principal Mechanical Engineer is $106,973 in United States. Filter by location to see Principal Mechanical Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 24,053 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Mechanical Engineer employees.

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      Raytheon
      $122,370/yr
      15 salaries
      $122,370/yr
      $100K$149K
      Orbital ATK
      $110,112/yr
      11 salaries
      $110,112/yr
      $101K$120K
      BAE Systems USA
      $109,369/yr
      9 salaries
      $109,369/yr
      $94K$136K
      Westinghouse
      $107,219/yr
      7 salaries
      $107,219/yr
      $100K$115K
      Honeywell
      $108,271/yr
      5 salaries
      $108,271/yr
      $99K$120K
      CareFusion
      $107,448/yr
      5 salaries
      $107,448/yr
      $98K$120K
      OSRAM
      $95,311/yr
      5 salaries
      $95,311/yr
      $80K$115K

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      Rockwell Collins
      $125,784/yr
      4 salaries
      $125,784/yr
      $99K$163K
      Medtronic
      $120,831/yr
      3 salaries
      $120,831/yr
      $117K$123K
      Parsons Corporation
      $112,568/yr
      3 salaries
      $112,568/yr
      $96K$129K
      Fluor
      $164,228/yr
      3 salaries
      $164,228/yr
      $152K$183K
      Sierra Nevada Corporation
      $130,746/yr
      3 salaries
      $130,746/yr
      $105K$150K
      FormFactor
      $110,109/yr
      3 salaries
      $110,109/yr
      $104K$114K
      Microsoft
      $199,443/yr
      2 salaries
      $199,443/yr
      $189K$207K
      Northrop Grumman
      $123,372/yr
      2 salaries
      $123,372/yr
      $113K$136K
      Schlumberger
      $159,942/yr
      2 salaries
      $159,942/yr
      $136K$189K
      Stryker
      $104,798/yr
      2 salaries
      $104,798/yr
      $94K$113K
      Harris
      $101,502/yr
      2 salaries
      $101,502/yr
      $94K$109K
      Bechtel
      $182,413/yr
      2 salaries
      $182,413/yr
      $172K$191K
      Ecolab
      $87,616/yr
      2 salaries
      $87,616/yr
      $76K$97K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $196,000
      per year
      A Principal Mechanical Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $196,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $36k cash bonus
      $34k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $101,500
      per year
      A Principal Mechanical Engineer in the Manchester, NH Area area reported making $101,500 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Manchester, NH Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $94,000
      per year
      A Principal Mechanical Engineer in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $94,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $80,000
      per year
      A Principal Mechanical Engineer in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $80,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Oklahoma City, OK Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
      $130,000
      per year
      A Principal Mechanical Engineer in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $130,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $2k profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Hartford, CT Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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