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Mid-Career Principal Mechanical Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Mid-Career Principal Mechanical Engineer is $100,011 per year.

$79,841 - $126,822
(Median)
$80K
$100K
$130K
MEDIAN: $100,010
10%
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$79,841 - $126,822  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,347  
Profit Sharing
$507 - $10,186  
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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$81,404 - $134,354  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 186

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Principal Mechanical Engineer Salaries

SolidWorks
up arrow 6%

Engineering Design
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

ANSYS
up arrow 3%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 3%

Simulation
up arrow 2%

Pro/Engineer
0%

National Average
$104,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 97% dental benefits Dental: 91%
vision benefits Vision: 77% employee benefits None: 2%