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Principal Engineer Salaries

5,891 Salaries
Updated Jul 19, 2017
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$123,749
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$170k
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$116,172
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$170,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Salisbury, NC Area area reported making $170,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Salisbury, NC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$230,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $230,000 per year
Additional Pay
$65k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$220,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $220,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
$1M stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$175,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $175,000 per year
Additional Pay
$12k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$175,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $175,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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