Principal Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

Updated Mar 31, 2014 – Salaries posted anonymously by employees and employers
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San Jose, CA Area

$130,000
$90k
$180k

National

$110,000
$83k
$160k
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Principal EngineerWestern Digital

34 Salaries in San Jose (132 in US)

$98,617
$79k
$115k

Principal EngineerBroadcom

21 Salaries in San Jose (38 in US)

$135,781
$120k
$150k

Principal EngineerCisco Systems

14 Salaries in San Jose (22 in US)

$165,444
$120k
$200k

Principal EngineerXilinx

13 Salaries in San Jose

$174,308
$150k
$200k

Principal EngineerApache Design

12 Salaries in San Jose (15 in US)

$100,444
$90k
$120k

Principal EngineerEmulex

12 Salaries in San Jose (30 in US)

$135,596
$124k
$150k

Principal EngineerYahoo

10 Salaries in San Jose (12 in US)

$152,721
$137k
$163k

Principal EngineerQLogic

9 Salaries in San Jose (18 in US)

$137,335
$123k
$146k

Principal EngineerQualcomm

8 Salaries in San Jose (16 in US)

$176,967
$160k
$210k

Principal EngineerIntel Corporation

8 Salaries in San Jose (16 in US)

$175,250
$95k
$230k

Principal EngineerSynopsys

7 Salaries in San Jose (8 in US)

$181,300
$160k
$200k

Principal EngineerNokia

6 Salaries in San Jose (10 in US)

$157,150
$125k
$170k

Principal EngineerHGST

5 Salaries in San Jose

$124,800
$115k
$135k

Principal EngineerEMC

4 Salaries in San Jose (20 in US)

$118,000
$95k
$136k

Principal EngineerLSI

4 Salaries in San Jose (6 in US)

$157,500
$144k
$161k

Principal EngineerHuawei Technologies

4 Salaries in San Jose (1,914 in US)

$170,000
$160k
$192k

Principal EngineerSamsung Information Systems America

4 Salaries in San Jose (8 in US)

$162,500
$130k
$185k

Principal EngineerCavium Networks

4 Salaries in San Jose (9 in US)

$133,320
$132k
$135k

Principal EngineerWD Media

4 Salaries in San Jose (5 in US)

$96,249
$92k
$101k

Principal EngineerHillstone Networks

4 Salaries in San Jose

$141,776
$142k
$142k

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