Average Principal Systems Engineer with Systems Engineering Skills Salary at Dell, Inc.

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The average salary for a Principal Systems Engineer with Systems Engineering skills at Dell, Inc. is $114,000.
MEDIAN $114,000
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$107k - $150k

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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 Raytheon Co., Northrop Grumman Corporation and BAE Systems Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Rockwell Collins, Inc. where the average pay is $142,002. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) and L-3 Communications, earning around $139,000 and $137,650, respectively. Honeywell Aerospace pays the lowest at around $112,731. BAE Systems Inc. and Northrop Grumman Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $116,185 and $122,765, respectively.

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Principal Systems Engineer
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