A Principal Electrical Engineer with Design skills earns an average salary of $121,888 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$96,908 - $172,565
$97K
$120K
$170K
MEDIAN: $121,888
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$96,908 - $172,565  
   
Bonus
$3,000 - $22,500  
Profit Sharing
$50.68 - $22,192  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$97,409 - $185,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 78

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Key Stats for Principal Electrical Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
046
1-4 years
1%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
42%
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Experience Affects Principal Electrical Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%

National Average
$128,000

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
1%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 1%
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