Average Principal Mechanical Engineer Salary in San Diego, California

$125,721
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$95k
MEDIAN
$126k
90%
$165k

The average salary for a Principal Mechanical Engineer is $125,721

Base Salary
$95k - $165k
Bonus
$2k - $20k
Total Pay
$102k - $182k
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Gender Breakdown

Male
76.9%
Female
23.1%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

100%

Dental

100%

Vision

88%