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Principal Systems Engineer Salaries in Washington, DC

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3,078 SalariesUpdated Dec 1, 2017
Average Base Pay
$126,281/yr
7% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$101K
Low
$126K
Average
$170K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,033
Range$1,812 - $38,583
How much does a Principal Systems Engineer make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Principal Systems Engineer is $126,281 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 3,078 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Systems Engineer employees in Washington, DC .

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    MITRE
    $152,370/yr
    Range: $138K - $170K
    13 salaries
    $152,370/yr
    $138K$170K
    Lockheed Martin
    $165,514/yr
    Range: $97K - $206K
    9 salaries
    $165,514/yr
    $97K$206K
    General Dynamics Information Technology
    $128,121/yr
    Range: $96K - $150K
    9 salaries
    $128,121/yr
    $96K$150K
    BAE Systems USA
    $125,822/yr
    Range: $104K - $149K
    7 salaries
    $125,822/yr
    $104K$149K
    Vencore
    $152,301/yr
    Range: $116K - $229K
    6 salaries
    $152,301/yr
    $116K$229K
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
    $116,477/yr
    Range: $106K - $140K
    5 salaries
    $116,477/yr
    $106K$140K
    CACI International
    $120,600/yr
    Range: $100K - $130K
    5 salaries
    $120,600/yr
    $100K$130K

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    ManTech
    $120,989/yr
    Range: $103K - $138K
    5 salaries
    $120,989/yr
    $103K$138K
    Orbital ATK
    $106,227/yr
    Range: $97K - $116K
    4 salaries
    $106,227/yr
    $97K$116K
    Aricent
    $96,324/yr
    Range: $96K - $97K
    4 salaries
    $96,324/yr
    $96K$97K
    Orbital Sciences
    $105,297/yr
    Range: $96K - $118K
    4 salaries
    $105,297/yr
    $96K$118K
    Raytheon
    $140,384/yr
    Range: $137K - $145K
    3 salaries
    $140,384/yr
    $137K$145K
    CSC
    $115,293/yr
    Range: $99K - $125K
    3 salaries
    $115,293/yr
    $99K$125K
    SAIC
    $139,866/yr
    Range: $123K - $154K
    3 salaries
    $139,866/yr
    $123K$154K
    NCI
    $106,806/yr
    Range: $70K - $125K
    3 salaries
    $106,806/yr
    $70K$125K
    BAE Systems UK
    $128,727/yr
    Range: $122K - $137K
    3 salaries
    $128,727/yr
    $122K$137K
    Symantec
    $119,966/yr
    Range: $107K - $132K
    2 salaries
    About
    $107K - $132K
    $107K$132K
    L3 Technologies
    $121,348/yr
    Range: $100K - $144K
    2 salaries
    About
    $100K - $144K
    $100K$144K
    Leidos
    $143,674/yr
    Range: $131K - $152K
    2 salaries
    About
    $131K - $152K
    $131K$152K
    Harris
    $142,884/yr
    Range: $127K - $157K
    2 salaries
    About
    $127K - $157K
    $127K$157K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $145,000
    per year
    A Principal Systems Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $102,000
    per year
    A Principal Systems Engineer reported making $102,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Principal Systems Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $165,000
    per year
    A Principal Systems Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $152,000
    per year
    A Principal Systems Engineer reported making $152,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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