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Principal Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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Average Base Pay
$104,633/yr
4% below national average
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$80K
Low
$138K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,451
Range$1,604 - $22,193
How much does a Principal Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Principal Engineer is $104,633 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 2,484 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Motorola Mobility
    $121,390/yr
    Range: $103K - $144K
    12 salaries
    $121,390/yr
    $103K$144K
    Motorola Mobility
    $123,841/yr
    Range: $98K - $138K
    8 salaries
    $123,841/yr
    $98K$138K
    Motorola Mobility
    $117,355/yr
    Range: $114K - $123K
    5 salaries
    $117,355/yr
    $114K$123K
    Motorola Mobility
    $113,157/yr
    Range: $113K - $116K
    3 salaries
    $113,157/yr
    $113K$116K
    Motorola Mobility
    $135,067/yr
    Range: $126K - $145K
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    $126K - $145K
    $126K$145K
    Motorola Mobility
    $115,547/yr
    Range: $111K - $121K
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    $111K - $121K
    $111K$121K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $80,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $80,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $127,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $127,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $24k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $6,000
    monthly
    A Principal Engineer reported making $6,000 per month
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $153,692
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $153,692 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $8k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $120,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $92,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer II reported making $92,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $9k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $111,760
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $111,760 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $90,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $90,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5 profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $98,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $98,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
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