Average Principal Mechanical Engineer with Pro/Engineer Skills Salary

$122,357
Avg. Salary
$9,753
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Principal Mechanical Engineer with Pro/Engineer skills is $122,357.
10%
$95k
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$122k
90%
$157k
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Salary
$95k - $157k
Bonus
$2k - $18k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$103k - $169k

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Job Description for Principal Mechanical Engineer

Principal Mechanical Engineer Tasks
  • Manage all aspects Mechanical Engineering projects from beginning phases until completion.
  • Research design and make decisions based on appearance, safety, budget, and function.
  • Manage time and cost to complete projects.

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Popular Skills for Principal Mechanical Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD), Project Management, Product Development, Technical Analysis and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Principal Mechanical Engineer

A mid-career Principal Mechanical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $111,480 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,521 based on 21 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $128,628.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 62 survey responses.
Mid Career
11.3%
Experienced
33.9%
Late Career
54.8%