Salary: Principal Engineer in Austin, TX | Glassdoor

Principal Engineer Salaries in Austin, TX

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1,001 SalariesUpdated Nov 18, 2017
Average Base Pay
$125,803/yr
10% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$95K
Low
$126K
Average
$164K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,500
Range$1,784 - $25,384
How much does a Principal Engineer make in Austin, TX?

The average salary for a Principal Engineer is $125,803 in Austin, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 1,001 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees in Austin, TX.

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    $117,997/yr
    $106K$134K
    Samsung Austin Semiconductor
    $148,724/yr
    9 salaries
    $148,724/yr
    $114K$201K
    $133,539/yr
    $124K$140K
    Intel Corporation
    $201,667/yr
    3 salaries
    $201,667/yr
    $185K$220K
    National Instruments
    $130,214/yr
    3 salaries
    $130,214/yr
    $124K$137K
    $153,258/yr
    $145K$161K
    Samsung Electronics
    $113,570/yr
    2 salaries
    $113,570/yr
    $102K$124K

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    $160,531/yr
    $144K$177K
    $132,925/yr
    $120K$145K
    Honeywell
    $108,820/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $108,820/yr
    $105K$113K
    CSC
    $172,420/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $172,420/yr
    $165K$178K
    Time Warner Cable
    $127,272/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $127,272/yr
    $123K$134K
    NVIDIA
    $170,492/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $170,492/yr
    $163K$177K
    Marvell Semiconductor
    $159,279/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $159,279/yr
    $152K$165K
    KLA-Tencor
    $129,320/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $129,320/yr
    $124K$135K
    Altera
    $188,145/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $188,145/yr
    $183K$196K
    Microchip Technology
    $103,508/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $103,508/yr
    $99K$107K
    NXP Semiconductors
    $130,577/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $130,577/yr
    $124K$136K
    Polycom
    $144,002/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $144,002/yr
    $139K$149K
    Aurionpro Solutions
    $85,760/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $85,760/yr
    $82K$89K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $130,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $150,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $106,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $106,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $85,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $85,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $115,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
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