Average Experienced Principal Electrical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$119,792
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$14,740
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The average salary for an Experienced Principal Electrical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Seattle, Washington is $119,792.
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$110k
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$135k
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MEDIAN $119,792
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Salary
$110k - $135k
Bonus
$9k - $18k
Total Pay
$121k - $167k

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Job Description for Principal Electrical Engineer

Principal Electrical Engineer Tasks
  • Manage all aspects Electrical Engineering projects from beginning phases until completion.
  • Develop policies and procedures for use of the created products.
  • Develop, design, and test electrical devices.

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Employees with Principal Electrical Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 28.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (10.7% more) and Tucson, Arizona (9.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (2.0% less) and Houston, Texas (1.0% less).

Years of Experience

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Late Career
100.0%