Average Principal Systems Engineer with Project Management Skills Salary at Raytheon Co.

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The average salary for a Principal Systems Engineer with Project Management skills at Raytheon Co. is $138,452.
MEDIAN $138,452
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$115k - $171k
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$119k - $182k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Principal Systems Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Principal Systems Engineer are from the companies Honeywell Aerospace, Raytheon Missile Systems and Linquest Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Linquest Corporation where the average pay is $138,268. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include L-3 Communications and Raytheon Missile Systems, earning around $135,351 and $124,119, respectively. Orbital ATK pays the lowest at around $93,275. DJO Global and Honeywell International Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $106,000 and $115,441, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Principal Systems Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Analysis, Requirements Analysis, System Architecture, System Integration and Systems Engineering.