Average Principal Systems Engineer with System Architecture Skills Salary at Raytheon Co.

$136,353
Avg. Salary
$2,500
Bonus
$4,500
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The average salary for a Principal Systems Engineer with System Architecture skills at Raytheon Co. is $136,353.
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$116k
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$162k
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MEDIAN $136,353
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Salary
$116k - $162k
Bonus
$992 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $6k
Total Pay
$118k - $174k

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Job Description for Principal Systems Engineer

Principal Systems Engineer Tasks
  • Plan, develop and lead systems engineering projects and efforts.
  • May also interact with customers, make business assessments and mentor other engineers.
  • Develop, configure and oversee the upgrade, enhancements and fixes of applicable systems.
The top respondents for the job title Principal Systems Engineer are from the companies Northrop Grumman Corporation, L-3 Communications and Dell, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at L-3 Communications where the average pay is $132,315. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Raytheon Missile Systems and Rockwell Collins, Inc., earning around $128,982 and $126,000, respectively. Northrop Grumman Corporation pays the lowest at around $109,875. Honeywell International Inc and Dell, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $115,000 and $116,070, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Principal Systems Engineer

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Analysis, Requirements Analysis, System Integration and Systems Engineering.