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Principal Engineer Salaries

5,935 Salaries
Updated Sep 11, 2017
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$153k
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$121,486*
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$181,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $181,000 per year
Additional Pay
$23k cash bonus
$35k stock bonus
$42k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$225,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $225,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$125,811
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $125,811 per year
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
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