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Principal Engineer Salaries in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area

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Average Base Pay
$108,020/yr
1% below national average
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$82K
Low
$108K
Average
$142K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,639
Range$1,631 - $22,857
How much does a Principal Engineer make in Raleigh-Durham, NC?

The average salary for a Principal Engineer is $108,020 in Raleigh-Durham, NC. Salaries estimates are based on 636 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees in Raleigh-Durham, NC.

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    Cisco Systems
    $178,000/yr
    Range: $164K - $192K
    2 salaries
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    $164K - $192K
    $164K$192K
    IQVIA
    $111,760/yr
    Range: $107K - $116K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $107K - $116K
    $107K$116K
    VCE
    $182,880/yr
    Range: $174K - $189K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $174K - $189K
    $174K$189K
    GENBAND
    $113,549/yr
    Range: $108K - $119K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $108K - $119K
    $108K$119K
    EMC
    $116,937/yr
    Range: $102K - $133K
    26 salaries
    $116,937/yr
    $102K$133K
    Fidelity Investments
    $107,700/yr
    Range: $106K - $109K
    3 salaries
    $107,700/yr
    $106K$109K
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    $105K - $125K
    $105K$125K

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    Extreme Networks
    $140,203/yr
    Range: $127K - $154K
    2 salaries
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    $127K - $154K
    $127K$154K
    Qualcomm
    $185,000/yr
    Range: $178K - $193K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $178K - $193K
    $178K$193K
    Dell
    $118,593/yr
    Range: $114K - $123K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $114K - $123K
    $114K$123K
    Dell
    $113,000/yr
    Range: $108K - $117K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $108K - $117K
    $108K$117K
    Mahindra Satyam
    $80,000/yr
    Range: $77K - $84K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $77K - $84K
    $77K$84K
    EMC
    $115,819/yr
    Range: $112K - $121K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $112K - $121K
    $112K$121K
    RSA Security
    $124,306/yr
    Range: $119K - $129K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $119K - $129K
    $119K$129K
    Intersil
    $139,000/yr
    Range: $134K - $144K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $134K - $144K
    $134K$144K
    Sensus
    $125,000/yr
    Range: $119K - $129K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $119K - $129K
    $119K$129K
    SimpliVity
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $125K - $135K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $125K - $135K
    $125K$135K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $186,500
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $186,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $65k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $175,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $175,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $72,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $72,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $180,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $180,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $60k cash bonus
    $50k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $140,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $140k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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