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

$129,264
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
25%
$110k
MEDIAN
$129k
75%
$144k

The average salary for a Principal Mechanical Engineer is $129,264

Base Salary
$110k - $144k
Bonus
$3k - $17k
Total Pay
$127k - $149k
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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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Gender Breakdown

Male
66.7%
Female
33.3%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

88%

Dental

88%

Vision

75%

None

13%