The average salary for a Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design skills at Westinghouse Electric Company is $110,209.
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Job Description for Principal Mechanical Engineer
Principal mechanical engineers are responsible for providing effective mechanical solutions to company equipment. They are in charge of fixing industrial machinery that is needed for production. In addition, they also maintain parts, as well as an accurate inventory of production accessories. They take a leadership role in servicing equipment and supervise work performance of other engineers. Most of the time, principal mechanical engineers are on the production floor making sure all company mac…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Principal Mechanical Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Principal Mechanical Engineer are from the companies Curtiss-Wright Corp, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Honeywell Aerospace. Reported salaries are highest at Northrop Grumman Corporation where the average pay is $125,448. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Raytheon Missile Systems and Honeywell International Inc, earning around $124,666 and $122,103, respectively. Orbital Sciences Corporation pays the lowest at around $105,103. Honeywell Aerospace and Bechtel Bettis also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $115,951 and $118,918, respectively.
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