Avg. Base Salary (GBP)
The average salary for a Senior Principal Engineer is £57,597
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Principal Engineers?
A mid-career Senior Principal Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £54,482 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Senior Principal Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £55,805 based on 33 salaries. In their …Read more
What Do Senior Principal Engineers Do?
A senior principal engineer oversees engineering projects for their organization or business. They may be employed within the electrical, mechanical, computer, civil, or chemical engineering profession. The role of a senior principal engineer is generally similar through all the industries in which they are employed. Responsibilities may include coordinating hiring, training and scheduling; preparing progress reports that are to presented to upper-level management throughout the project's …Read more
- Oversee engineering projects using both technical engineering and administrative skills.
- Responsible for making sure financial restraints are followed and for timely completion of the project.
- Plan and implement the design specifications for the engineering project.