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Principal Engineer Salaries in Austin, TX Area

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Average Base Pay
$134,814/yr
6% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$107K
Low
$135K
Average
$170K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,911
Range$1,855 - $26,773
How much does a Principal Engineer make in Austin, TX?

The average salary for a Principal Engineer is $134,814 in Austin, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 834 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees in Austin, TX.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    High
    Dell
    $115,920/yr
    Range: $96K - $139K
    12 salaries
    $115,920/yr
    $96K$139K
    Samsung Austin Semiconductor
    $150,000/yr
    Range: $114K - $201K
    11 salaries
    $150,000/yr
    $114K$201K
    Emulex
    $135,412/yr
    Range: $124K - $140K
    4 salaries
    $135,412/yr
    $124K$140K
    Intel Corporation
    $200,000/yr
    Range: $185K - $220K
    3 salaries
    $200,000/yr
    $185K$220K
    National Instruments
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $124K - $137K
    3 salaries
    $130,000/yr
    $124K$137K
    Samsung Electronics
    $120,000/yr
    Range: $105K - $142K
    3 salaries
    $120,000/yr
    $105K$142K
    Oracle
    $152,500/yr
    Range: $143K - $162K
    2 salaries
    About
    $143K - $162K
    $143K$162K

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    NXP Semiconductors
    $132,500/yr
    Range: $126K - $139K
    2 salaries
    About
    $126K - $139K
    $126K$139K
    Arm
    $160,000/yr
    Range: $145K - $176K
    2 salaries
    About
    $145K - $176K
    $145K$176K
    Praetorian
    $132,500/yr
    Range: $120K - $144K
    2 salaries
    About
    $120K - $144K
    $120K$144K
    Honeywell
    $109,082/yr
    Range: $104K - $114K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $104K - $114K
    $104K$114K
    CSC
    $171,704/yr
    Range: $165K - $180K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $165K - $180K
    $165K$180K
    Time Warner Cable
    $128,422/yr
    Range: $123K - $134K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $123K - $134K
    $123K$134K
    NVIDIA
    $170,000/yr
    Range: $163K - $176K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $163K - $176K
    $163K$176K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $158,496/yr
    Range: $154K - $166K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $154K - $166K
    $154K$166K
    KLA-Tencor
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $124K - $135K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $124K - $135K
    $124K$135K
    DXC Technology
    $172,720/yr
    Range: $166K - $180K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $166K - $180K
    $166K$180K
    Microchip Technology
    $103,289/yr
    Range: $99K - $107K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $99K - $107K
    $99K$107K
    Altera
    $188,976/yr
    Range: $182K - $195K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $182K - $195K
    $182K$195K
    Polycom
    $143,389/yr
    Range: $138K - $150K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $138K - $150K
    $138K$150K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $135,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $100,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $150,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $138,500
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $138,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $24k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $142,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $142,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $36k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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