Average Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$133,301
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$0
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$20,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Houston, Texas is $133,301.
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$100k
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$133k
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$153k
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MEDIAN $133,301
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$100k - $153k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $20k
Total Pay
$108k - $179k

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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

Employees with Principal Mechanical Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 6.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chandler, Arizona (22.4% less), Salt Lake City, Utah (21.2% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (19.7% less).

Years of Experience

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Late Career
100.0%