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Principal Engineer Salaries in Washington, DC

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2,255 SalariesUpdated Sep 2, 2015
Average Base Pay
$125,736/yr
11% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$96K
Low
$165K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,326
Range$1,709 - $25,669
How much does a Principal Engineer make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Principal Engineer is $125,736 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 2,255 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees in Washington, DC .

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    General Dynamics Mission Systems
    $116,650/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $116,650/yr
    $112K$122K
    OPENBAND MULTIMEDIA
    $80,859/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $80,859/yr
    $79K$84K
    AOL
    $121,291/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $121,291/yr
    $117K$125K
    General Dynamics
    $118,419/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $118,419/yr
    $113K$123K
    Vencore
    $144,154/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $144,154/yr
    $139K$149K
    EOIR Technologies
    $126,261/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $126,261/yr
    $121K$130K
    Cornet Technology
    $115,754/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $115,754/yr
    $111K$121K

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    Platform-A
    $116,224/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $116,224/yr
    $113K$121K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $168,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $168,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    $15k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $167,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $167,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $2k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $166,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $166,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $115,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $117,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $117,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $142,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $142,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $2k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Government
    $150,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $94,874
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $94,874 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
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