Average Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Sunnyvale, California

$141,991
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$8,635
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The average salary for an Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Sunnyvale, California is $141,991.
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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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