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Principal Engineer Salaries in Raleigh-Durham, NC

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636 SalariesUpdated Dec 5, 2017
Average Base Pay
$108,020/yr
1% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$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
    $178,876/yr
    Range: $164K - $195K
    2 salaries
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    $164K - $195K
    $164K$195K
    IQVIA
    $111,934/yr
    Range: $107K - $117K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $107K - $117K
    $107K$117K
    VCE
    $182,643/yr
    Range: $174K - $190K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $174K - $190K
    $174K$190K
    GENBAND
    $113,824/yr
    Range: $110K - $119K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $110K - $119K
    $110K$119K
    EMC
    $116,112/yr
    Range: $102K - $133K
    26 salaries
    $116,112/yr
    $102K$133K
    Fidelity Investments
    $107,702/yr
    Range: $106K - $109K
    3 salaries
    $107,702/yr
    $106K$109K
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    $105K - $124K
    $105K$124K

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    Extreme Networks
    $141,183/yr
    Range: $127K - $154K
    2 salaries
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    $127K - $154K
    $127K$154K
    Qualcomm
    $184,163/yr
    Range: $178K - $192K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $178K - $192K
    $178K$192K
    Dell
    $112,369/yr
    Range: $109K - $118K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $109K - $118K
    $109K$118K
    Mahindra Satyam
    $80,761/yr
    Range: $77K - $84K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $77K - $84K
    $77K$84K
    EMC
    $115,486/yr
    Range: $112K - $120K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $112K - $120K
    $112K$120K
    RSA Security
    $123,239/yr
    Range: $119K - $129K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $119K - $129K
    $119K$129K
    Intersil
    $139,096/yr
    Range: $135K - $145K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $135K - $145K
    $135K$145K
    Sensus
    $124,001/yr
    Range: $119K - $130K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $119K - $130K
    $119K$130K
    SimpliVity
    $130,023/yr
    Range: $124K - $136K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $124K - $136K
    $124K$136K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $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
    $101,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $101,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $2k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $73,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $73,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
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