Salary: Principal Systems Engineer in United States | Glassdoor

Principal Systems Engineer Salaries in United States

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41,228 SalariesUpdated Nov 20, 2017
Average Base Pay
$126,127/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$94K
Low
$126K
Average
$175K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,188
Range$1,931 - $38,530
How much does a Principal Systems Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Principal Systems Engineer is $126,127 in United States. Filter by location to see Principal Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 41,228 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Systems Engineer employees.

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      Raytheon
      $126,377/yr
      94 salaries
      $126,377/yr
      $102K$154K
      Rockwell Collins
      $137,829/yr
      34 salaries
      $137,829/yr
      $114K$175K
      BAE Systems USA
      $123,275/yr
      33 salaries
      $123,275/yr
      $102K$149K
      Fidelity Investments
      $108,846/yr
      30 salaries
      $108,846/yr
      $93K$125K
      Lockheed Martin
      $171,213/yr
      28 salaries
      $171,213/yr
      $132K$206K
      Broadcom
      $141,382/yr
      27 salaries
      $141,382/yr
      $126K$158K
      General Dynamics Information Technology
      $117,112/yr
      24 salaries
      $117,112/yr
      $93K$150K

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      Symantec
      $133,813/yr
      20 salaries
      $133,813/yr
      $99K$200K
      General Dynamics Mission Systems
      $128,179/yr
      20 salaries
      $128,179/yr
      $90K$171K
      Honeywell
      $111,728/yr
      19 salaries
      $111,728/yr
      $81K$150K
      MITRE
      $151,737/yr
      19 salaries
      $151,737/yr
      $138K$170K
      Orbital ATK
      $105,828/yr
      13 salaries
      $105,828/yr
      $94K$114K
      Boeing
      $120,699/yr
      12 salaries
      $120,699/yr
      $94K$180K
      L3 Technologies
      $111,469/yr
      11 salaries
      $111,469/yr
      $93K$140K
      Leidos
      $140,699/yr
      10 salaries
      $140,699/yr
      $108K$168K
      Vencore
      $164,028/yr
      10 salaries
      $164,028/yr
      $116K$229K
      Northrop Grumman
      $122,661/yr
      9 salaries
      $122,661/yr
      $107K$163K
      Sierra Nevada Corporation
      $131,152/yr
      9 salaries
      $131,152/yr
      $118K$143K
      Dell
      $134,451/yr
      8 salaries
      $134,451/yr
      $113K$170K
      EMC
      $153,241/yr
      8 salaries
      $153,241/yr
      $120K$200K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $151,944
      per year
      A Principal Systems Engineer in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $151,944 per year
      Additional Pay
      $3k profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Orlando, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $130,000
      per year
      A Principal Systems Engineer in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $130,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $94,000
      per year
      A Principal Systems Engineer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $94,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Phoenix, AZ Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $154,900
      per year
      A Principal Systems Engineer in the Killeen, TX Area area reported making $154,900 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Killeen, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Nonprofit Organization
      $147,000
      per year
      A Principal Systems Engineer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $147,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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