Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer Salary
Average pay for Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineers is more than reasonable, with annual salaries pushing past the six-figure mark ($116K). In the world of Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineers, total cash compensation can vary between $98K and $149K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $20K and $13K, respectively. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
|Salary||$96,112 - $139,771|
|Bonus||$505 - $19,944|
|Profit Sharing||$-0.49 - $13,310|
|Total Pay (||$98,168 - $148,859|
Pay Difference by Location
For Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineers, working in the bustling city of Irvine has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineers will also find cushy salaries in San Diego (+13 percent), San Jose (+11 percent), Boston (+9 percent), and Minneapolis (+6 percent). Chandler is the lowest-paying area, 11 percent south of the national average.
Key Stats for Principal Mechanical Engineer
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