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Senior Principal Engineer Salaries

841 SalariesUpdated May 5, 2021

Average Base Pay
$148,882 / yr
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How much does a Senior Principal Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Senior Principal Engineer is $148,882 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Principal Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 841 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Principal Engineer employees.

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Senior Principal Engineer

BAE Systems USA

$144,330/yr

Range: $108K - $179K

30 salaries

$144,330/yr
$108K$179K

Senior Principal Engineer

Aspect Software

$111,610/yr

Range: $90K - $133K

25 salaries

$111,610/yr
$90K$133K

Senior Principal Engineer

Performance Software

$125,555/yr

Range: $102K - $160K

20 salaries

$125,555/yr
$102K$160K

Senior Principal Engineer

NXP Semiconductors

$159,375/yr

Range: $133K - $189K

19 salaries

$159,375/yr
$133K$189K

Senior Principal Engineer

WD Media

$130,868/yr

Range: $113K - $142K

18 salaries

$130,868/yr
$113K$142K

Senior Principal Engineer

Parker Hannifin

$141,834/yr

Range: $126K - $182K

13 salaries

$141,834/yr
$126K$182K

Senior Principal Engineer

Oshkosh Corporation

$104,526/yr

Range: $97K - $115K

8 salaries

$104,526/yr
$97K$115K

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Senior Principal Engineer

Manhattan Associates

$115,985/yr

Range: $114K - $139K

6 salaries

$115,985/yr
$114K$139K

Senior Principal Engineer

CSC

$143,430/yr

Range: $115K - $188K

6 salaries

$143,430/yr
$115K$188K

Senior Principal Engineer

CA Technologies

$150,573/yr

Range: $134K - $215K

6 salaries

$150,573/yr
$134K$215K

Senior Principal Engineer

Veritas Technologies

$165,224/yr

Range: $96K - $173K

5 salaries

$165,224/yr
$96K$173K

Senior Principal Engineer

Further Enterprise Solutions

$106,758/yr

Range: $106K - $112K

4 salaries

$106,758/yr
$106K$112K

Senior Principal Engineer

X-IO

$147,504/yr

Range: $129K - $165K

4 salaries

$147,504/yr
$129K$165K

Senior Principal Engineer

MarketLive

$102,853/yr

Range: $103K - $103K

4 salaries

$102,853/yr
$103K$103K

Senior Principal Engineer

Genesys

$87,379/yr

Range: $87K - $87K

3 salaries

$87,379/yr
$87K$87K

Senior Principal Engineer

Orbitz Worldwide

$168,934/yr

Range: $161K - $169K

3 salaries

$168,934/yr
$161K$169K

Senior Principal Engineer

Intersil

$163,351/yr

Range: $148K - $172K

3 salaries

$163,351/yr
$148K$172K

Senior Principal Engineer

Caterpillar

$141,335/yr

Range: $102K - $141K

3 salaries

$141,335/yr
$102K$141K

Senior Principal Engineer

SanDisk

$227,973/yr

Range: $176K - $249K

3 salaries

$227,973/yr
$176K$249K

Senior Principal Engineer

Boehringer Ingelheim

$143,044/yr

Range: $98K - $146K

3 salaries

$143,044/yr
$98K$146K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior principal engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$138,000
per year
A Sr. Principal Engineer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $138,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$107,100
per year
A Sr. Principal Engineer in the Oshkosh, WI Area area reported making $107,100 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Oshkosh, WI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$136,000
per year
An Engineer Senior Principal Controls in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $136,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$130,000
per year
A Sr. Principal Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Senior Principal Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$120,000
per year
A Senior Principal Engineer in the Columbia, SC Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Columbia, SC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$130,000
per year
A Sr. Principal Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$185,000
per year
A Senior Principal Engineer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $185,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$205,336
per year
A Senior Principal Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $205,336 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$175,100
per year
A Software Systems Senior Principal Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $175,100 per year
Additional Pay
$33k cash bonus
$35k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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