Average Mid-Career Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$122,966
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$3,500
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Principal Mechanical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Los Angeles, California is $122,966.
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$112k
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$123k
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$128k
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MEDIAN $122,966
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Salary
$112k - $128k
Bonus
$3k - $13k
Total Pay
$117k - $132k

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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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