Principal Engineer Salaries

445 Salaries

Average Base Pay
£52,884 / yr
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How much does a Principal Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Principal Engineer is £52,884 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Principal Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 445 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees.

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Principal Engineer

MBDA

£42,967/yr

Range: £39K - £51K

26 salaries

£42,967/yr
£39K£51K

Principal Engineer

AECOM

£48,579/yr

Range: £35K - £67K

17 salaries

£48,579/yr
£35K£67K

Principal Engineer

WSP

£45,302/yr

Range: £39K - £52K

16 salaries

£45,302/yr
£39K£52K

Principal Engineer

Ricardo

£52,231/yr

Range: £46K - £69K

16 salaries

£52,231/yr
£46K£69K

Principal Engineer

Jaguar Land Rover

£47,661/yr

Range: £39K - £56K

15 salaries

£47,661/yr
£39K£56K

Principal Engineer

Arm

£74,398/yr

Range: £52K - £101K

13 salaries

£74,398/yr
£52K£101K

Principal Engineer

Cambridge Consultants

£53,601/yr

Range: £46K - £63K

12 salaries

£53,601/yr
£46K£63K

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Principal Engineer

Atkins

£55,912/yr

Range: £42K - £75K

11 salaries

£55,912/yr
£42K£75K

Principal Engineer

Mott MacDonald

£58,880/yr

Range: £47K - £76K

10 salaries

£58,880/yr
£47K£76K

Principal Engineer

McLaren Group

£60,055/yr

Range: £55K - £71K

9 salaries

£60,055/yr
£55K£71K

Principal Engineer

Jacobs

£49,792/yr

Range: £42K - £76K

8 salaries

£49,792/yr
£42K£76K

Principal Engineer

Amec Foster Wheeler

£56,958/yr

Range: £39K - £106K

7 salaries

£56,958/yr
£39K£106K

Principal Engineer

Hoare Lea

£48,791/yr

Range: £44K - £50K

7 salaries

£48,791/yr
£44K£50K

Principal Engineer

Airbus

£44,554/yr

Range: £42K - £52K

6 salaries

£44,554/yr
£42K£52K

Principal Engineer

Leonardo

£45,457/yr

Range: £41K - £54K

6 salaries

£45,457/yr
£41K£54K

Principal Engineer

Broadcom

£71,566/yr

Range: £61K - £81K

6 salaries

£71,566/yr
£61K£81K

Principal Engineer

Just Eat

£108,600/yr

Range: £84K - £115K

5 salaries

£108,600/yr
£84K£115K

Principal Engineer

Rolls-Royce

£44,150/yr

Range: £41K - £50K

4 salaries

£44,150/yr
£41K£50K

Principal Engineer

Oracle

£53,860/yr

Range: £49K - £79K

4 salaries

£53,860/yr
£49K£79K

Principal Engineer

Cisco Systems

£126,812/yr

Range: £102K - £162K

4 salaries

£126,812/yr
£102K£162K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent principal engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£45,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the London Area area reported making £45,000 per year
Additional Pay
£35k commissions
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£80,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the London Area area reported making £80,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£60,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Bolton Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Additional Pay
£6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bolton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£60,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Bolton Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Additional Pay
£6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bolton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£40,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Newcastle upon Tyne Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Newcastle upon Tyne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£83,500
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Aberdeen Area area reported making £83,500 per year
Additional Pay
£3k profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Aberdeen Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£55,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Birmingham Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£52,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Derby Area area reported making £52,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Derby Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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