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Principal Electrical Engineer Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$121,378/yr
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$97K
Low
$121K
Average
$175K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,269
Range$1,339 - $18,843
How much does a Principal Electrical Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Principal Electrical Engineer is $121,378 in United States. Filter by location to see Principal Electrical Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 11,662 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Electrical Engineer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Raytheon
      $137,120/yr
      Range: $122K - $189K
      35 salaries
      $137,120/yr
      $122K$189K
      BAE Systems USA
      $126,695/yr
      Range: $109K - $209K
      14 salaries
      $126,695/yr
      $109K$209K
      Skyworks Solutions
      $139,755/yr
      Range: $120K - $155K
      14 salaries
      $139,755/yr
      $120K$155K
      Northrop Grumman
      $110,429/yr
      Range: $89K - $152K
      13 salaries
      $110,429/yr
      $89K$152K
      Orbital ATK
      $116,685/yr
      Range: $100K - $126K
      8 salaries
      $116,685/yr
      $100K$126K
      Honeywell
      $120,318/yr
      Range: $111K - $158K
      7 salaries
      $120,318/yr
      $111K$158K
      Westinghouse
      $116,852/yr
      Range: $102K - $122K
      7 salaries
      $116,852/yr
      $102K$122K

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      Microsoft
      $198,489/yr
      Range: $191K - $230K
      6 salaries
      $198,489/yr
      $191K$230K
      Rockwell Collins
      $139,564/yr
      Range: $131K - $155K
      6 salaries
      $139,564/yr
      $131K$155K
      L3 Technologies
      $121,016/yr
      Range: $107K - $171K
      5 salaries
      $121,016/yr
      $107K$171K
      Medtronic
      $130,204/yr
      Range: $118K - $147K
      5 salaries
      $130,204/yr
      $118K$147K
      Parsons Corporation
      $119,052/yr
      Range: $107K - $139K
      5 salaries
      $119,052/yr
      $107K$139K
      OSRAM
      $101,753/yr
      Range: $101K - $133K
      4 salaries
      $101,753/yr
      $101K$133K
      General Dynamics Mission Systems
      $99,782/yr
      Range: $92K - $111K
      3 salaries
      $99,782/yr
      $92K$111K
      HARMAN
      $116,739/yr
      Range: $110K - $128K
      3 salaries
      $116,739/yr
      $110K$128K
      Sierra Nevada Corporation
      $119,690/yr
      Range: $115K - $142K
      3 salaries
      $119,690/yr
      $115K$142K
      Cubic
      $159,913/yr
      Range: $120K - $172K
      3 salaries
      $159,913/yr
      $120K$172K
      Orbital Sciences
      $118,012/yr
      Range: $106K - $120K
      3 salaries
      $118,012/yr
      $106K$120K
      General Dynamics Information Technology
      $105,255/yr
      Range: $99K - $112K
      2 salaries
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      $99K - $112K
      $99K$112K
      Harris
      $113,336/yr
      Range: $107K - $119K
      2 salaries
      About
      $107K - $119K
      $107K$119K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $155,000
      per year
      A Principal Electrical Engineer in the Cedar Rapids, IA Area area reported making $155,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      $80k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Cedar Rapids, IA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $195,000
      per year
      A Principal Electrical Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $195,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $30k cash bonus
      $30k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $106,995
      per year
      A Principal Electrical Engineer in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $106,995 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Cincinnati, OH Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $207,990
      per year
      A Principal Electrical Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $207,990 per year
      Additional Pay
      $35k cash bonus
      $35k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $133,987
      per year
      A Principal Electrical Engineer in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $133,987 per year
      Additional Pay
      $4k profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Baltimore, MD Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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