Average Mid-Career Principal Electrical Engineer with Project Management Skills Salary

$111,696
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$0
Bonus
$1,250
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Principal Electrical Engineer with Project Management skills is $111,696.
10%
$84k
10%
$112k
50%
$134k
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90%
MEDIAN $111,696
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Salary
$84k - $134k
Profit Sharing
$900 - $18k
Total Pay
$90k - $147k

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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.

Career Paths

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Principal Electrical Engineer
Senior Principal Engineer
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Popular Skills for Principal Electrical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Systems Engineering, Design and Board Design / Debug are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Principal Electrical Engineer

An experienced Principal Electrical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $122,487 based on 96 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $130,540.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 203 survey responses.
Experienced
47.3%
Late Career
52.7%