The average salary for a Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design skills at Northrop Grumman Corporation is $125,448.
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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, Honeywell Aerospace and Honeywell International Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Raytheon Missile Systems where the average pay is $124,666. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Honeywell International Inc and Curtiss-Wright Corp, earning around $122,103 and $120,011, respectively. Westinghouse Electric Company pays the lowest at around $110,209. BAE Systems Inc. and Honeywell Aerospace also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $111,132 and $115,951, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Principal Mechanical Engineer
Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
Computational Fluid Dynamics
ANSYS Simulation Software
Skills in Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include ANSYS Simulation Software, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Matlab and Finite Element Analysis (FEA).
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