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Principal Staff Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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31 SalariesUpdated Apr 2, 2018
Average Base Pay
$120,333/yr
4% below national average
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$105K
Low
$120K
Average
$134K
High

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How much does a Principal Staff Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Principal Staff Engineer is $120,333 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 31 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Staff Engineer employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Motorola Mobility
    $120,534/yr
    Range: $105K - $137K
    20 salaries
    $120,534
    $105K$137K
    Motorola Solutions
    $122,983/yr
    Range: $117K - $130K
    10 salaries
    $122,983
    $117K$130K
    Nokia
    $117,382/yr
    Range: $111K - $122K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $111K - $122K
    $111K$122K
    Motorola Mobility
    $120,451/yr
    Range: $102K - $141K
    53 salaries
    $120,451
    $102K$141K
    Motorola Mobility
    $116,113/yr
    Range: $104K - $132K
    12 salaries
    $116,113
    $104K$132K
    Motorola Mobility
    $116,800/yr
    Range: $103K - $128K
    8 salaries
    $116,800
    $103K$128K
    Motorola Mobility
    $124,649/yr
    Range: $106K - $150K
    8 salaries
    $124,649
    $106K$150K

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    Motorola Solutions
    $116,097/yr
    Range: $105K - $126K
    5 salaries
    $116,097
    $105K$126K
    Motorola Solutions
    $118,168/yr
    Range: $112K - $129K
    5 salaries
    $118,168
    $112K$129K
    Motorola Solutions
    $142,678/yr
    Range: $118K - $168K
    2 salaries
    About
    $118K - $168K
    $118K$168K
    Motorola Mobility
    $123,083/yr
    Range: $117K - $128K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $117K - $128K
    $117K$128K
    Nokia
    $128,840/yr
    Range: $123K - $135K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $123K - $135K
    $123K$135K
    Motorola Solutions
    $54/hr
    Range: $52 - $56
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $52 - $56
    hourly
    $52$56
    Continental
    $140,598/yr
    Range: $136K - $145K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $136K - $145K
    $136K$145K
    Lenovo
    $118,983/yr
    Range: $113K - $124K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $113K - $124K
    $113K$124K
    Infinite Convergence Solutions
    $122,517/yr
    Range: $117K - $126K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $117K - $126K
    $117K$126K
    Cambium Networks
    $97,657/yr
    Range: $93K - $101K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $93K - $101K
    $93K$101K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $125,000
    per year
    A Principal Staff Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Chicago, IL Area area
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $125,000
    per year
    A Principal Staff Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Chicago, IL Area area
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $95,000
    per year
    A Principal Staff Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $95,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $11k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    New York City, NY Area area
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
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