Average Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer with Project Management Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$142,972
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$15,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer with Project Management skills in San Jose, California is $142,972.
25%
$130k
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$143k
75%
$170k
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$130k - $170k
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$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$139k - $184k

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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 in Product Development and Technical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Engineering Design.
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