Late-Career Principal Mechanical Engineer Salary

A Late-Career Principal Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of $120,331 per year. A skill in ANSYS Simulation Software is associated with high pay for this job.

$97,430 - $148,832
$97K
$120K
$150K
MEDIAN: $120,331
10%
50%
90%

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$66.88 - $100.00
$70
MEDIAN: $69.67
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$97,430 - $148,832  
   
Bonus
$1,957 - $20,519  
Profit Sharing
$1,021 - $19,392  
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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$101,623 - $158,350  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 216
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$69.67  
   
Overtime
$60.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,957 - $20,519  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,021 - $19,392  
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).
)
$101,623 - $158,350  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Key Stats for Principal Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Principal Mechanical Engineer Salaries

ANSYS Simulation Software
▲12%

Simulation
▲9%

ANSYS
▲3%

Product Development
▲2%

Pro/Engineer
▼0%

National Average
$125,000

Project Management
▼1%

SolidWorks
▼2%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
▼3%


Technical Analysis
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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