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Principal Engineer Salaries in Seattle, WA Area

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Average Base Pay
$125,293/yr
9% above national average
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$97K
Low
$125K
Average
$166K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,461
Range$1,769 - $25,638
How much does a Principal Engineer make in Seattle, WA?

The average salary for a Principal Engineer is $125,293 in Seattle, WA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,231 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees in Seattle, WA.

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    T-Mobile
    $124,979/yr
    Range: $110K - $155K
    18 salaries
    $124,979/yr
    $110K$155K
    Amazon
    $160,000/yr
    Range: $132K - $171K
    11 salaries
    $160,000/yr
    $132K$171K
    Amgen
    $118,618/yr
    Range: $103K - $147K
    5 salaries
    $118,618/yr
    $103K$147K
    Boeing
    $111,833/yr
    Range: $88K - $122K
    4 salaries
    $111,833/yr
    $88K$122K
    Honeywell
    $119,134/yr
    Range: $103K - $134K
    4 salaries
    $119,134/yr
    $103K$134K
    drugstore.com
    $137,614/yr
    Range: $138K - $141K
    3 salaries
    $137,614/yr
    $138K$141K
    AT&T
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $119K - $141K
    2 salaries
    About
    $119K - $141K
    $119K$141K

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    Intel Corporation
    $192,566/yr
    Range: $177K - $209K
    2 salaries
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    $177K - $209K
    $177K$209K
    Nordstrom
    $158,500/yr
    Range: $143K - $175K
    2 salaries
    About
    $143K - $175K
    $143K$175K
    Getty Images
    $152,500/yr
    Range: $134K - $172K
    2 salaries
    About
    $134K - $172K
    $134K$172K
    Emulex
    $134,465/yr
    Range: $118K - $152K
    2 salaries
    About
    $118K - $152K
    $118K$152K
    Akvelon
    $100,597/yr
    Range: $93K - $106K
    2 salaries
    About
    $93K - $106K
    $93K$106K
    Motricity
    $122,136/yr
    Range: $105K - $139K
    2 salaries
    About
    $105K - $139K
    $105K$139K
    Microsoft
    $170,000/yr
    Range: $163K - $178K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $163K - $178K
    $163K$178K
    Oracle
    $190,000/yr
    Range: $181K - $199K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $181K - $199K
    $181K$199K
    Liberty Mutual Insurance
    $121,920/yr
    Range: $118K - $128K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $118K - $128K
    $118K$128K
    Broadcom
    $128,016/yr
    Range: $123K - $134K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $123K - $134K
    $123K$134K
    University of Washington
    $140,000/yr
    Range: $136K - $144K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $136K - $144K
    $136K$144K
    Medtronic
    $114,354/yr
    Range: $110K - $119K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $110K - $119K
    $110K$119K
    Sun Microsystems
    $174,625/yr
    Range: $168K - $182K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $168K - $182K
    $168K$182K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $140,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $189,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $189,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $175,000
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $175,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $47k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $167,200
    per year
    A Principal Engineer reported making $167,200 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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