Experienced Senior Principal Engineer Salary

An Experienced Senior Principal Engineer earns an average salary of $137,701 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are System Architecture and Engineering Design, Semiconductor.

$100,924 - $173,684
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MEDIAN: $137,701
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$100,924 - $173,684  
   
Bonus
$2,534 - $31,231  
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $18,000  
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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$105,721 - $192,015  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 251
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Key Stats for Senior Principal Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
10-19 years
77%
20 years or more
23%
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Skills That Affect Senior Principal Engineer Salaries

System Architecture
▲30%

Engineering Design, Semiconductor
▲11%

Systems Engineering
▲6%

Software Development
▲5%

Research Analysis
▲4%

Product Development
▲3%

Engineering Design
▲1%

Technical Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$146,000

Software Architecture
▼3%

Project Management
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
dental benefits
None: 2%
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