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Average Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$107,442
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$6,400
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The average salary for a Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $107,442.
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$86k
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$107k
90%
$135k
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What Do Principal Mechanical Engineers Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Principal Mechanical Engineers?

Skills in Product Development, Technical Analysis and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management.
Employees with Principal Mechanical Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 34.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (23.0% more) and San Diego, California (22.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (6.6% less).

Years of Experience

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100.0%