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Principal Engineer Salaries in Washington, DC Area

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Average Base Pay
$138,915/yr
7% above national average
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$185K
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,913
Range$1,807 - $27,731
How much does a Principal Engineer make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Principal Engineer is $138,915 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 1,104 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees in Washington, DC .

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    CSI Engineering PC
    $126,665/yr
    Range: $121K - $132K
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    Emergent Space Technologies
    $118,792/yr
    Range: $114K - $122K
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    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $174,011
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $174,011 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $161,737
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $161,737 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $120,644
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $120,644 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $135,724
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $135,724 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $172,938
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $172,938 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $186,294
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $186,294 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $130,935
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $130,935 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $110,600
    per year
    A Principal Engineer I reported making $110,600 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
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