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Principal Engineer Salaries

610 SalariesUpdated 3 Mar 2021

Average Base Pay
£56,000 / yr
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The national average salary for a Principal Engineer is £56,000 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Principal Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 610 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees.

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Principal Engineer

MBDA

£43,708/yr

Range: £39K - £54K

36 salaries

£43,708/yr
£39K£54K

Principal Engineer

WSP

£45,896/yr

Range: £39K - £57K

23 salaries

£45,896/yr
£39K£57K

Principal Engineer

Ricardo

£53,279/yr

Range: £47K - £67K

23 salaries

£53,279/yr
£47K£67K

Principal Engineer

AECOM

£49,108/yr

Range: £35K - £66K

21 salaries

£49,108/yr
£35K£66K

Principal Engineer

Arm

£76,675/yr

Range: £53K - £120K

19 salaries

£76,675/yr
£53K£120K

Principal Engineer

Cambridge Consultants

£52,854/yr

Range: £47K - £64K

17 salaries

£52,854/yr
£47K£64K

Principal Engineer

Jaguar Land Rover

£48,277/yr

Range: £40K - £57K

15 salaries

£48,277/yr
£40K£57K

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Principal Engineer

Jacobs

£52,633/yr

Range: £42K - £77K

13 salaries

£52,633/yr
£42K£77K

Principal Engineer

Atkins

£53,847/yr

Range: £43K - £75K

13 salaries

£53,847/yr
£43K£75K

Principal Engineer

Mott MacDonald

£59,640/yr

Range: £48K - £82K

12 salaries

£59,640/yr
£48K£82K

Principal Engineer

Hoare Lea

£48,811/yr

Range: £41K - £60K

10 salaries

£48,811/yr
£41K£60K

Principal Engineer

BAE Systems

£50,023/yr

Range: £46K - £53K

10 salaries

£50,023/yr
£46K£53K

Principal Engineer

McLaren Group

£60,831/yr

Range: £55K - £72K

9 salaries

£60,831/yr
£55K£72K

Principal Engineer

Broadcom

£71,645/yr

Range: £60K - £82K

7 salaries

£71,645/yr
£60K£82K

Principal Engineer

Leonardo

£46,387/yr

Range: £42K - £55K

7 salaries

£46,387/yr
£42K£55K

Principal Engineer

Amec Foster Wheeler

£57,694/yr

Range: £39K - £107K

7 salaries

£57,694/yr
£39K£107K

Principal Engineer

Cundall

£53,758/yr

Range: £45K - £70K

6 salaries

£53,758/yr
£45K£70K

Principal Engineer

Airbus

£45,129/yr

Range: £43K - £52K

6 salaries

£45,129/yr
£43K£52K

Principal Engineer

Dyson

£73,008/yr

Range: £66K - £77K

6 salaries

£73,008/yr
£66K£77K

Principal Engineer

Arcadis

£55,262/yr

Range: £50K - £57K

6 salaries

£55,262/yr
£50K£57K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

£46,508
per year
A Principal Engineer in the London Area area reported making £46,508 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£56,500
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Leeds Area area reported making £56,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£55,800
per year
A Principal Engineer in the London Area area reported making £55,800 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£48,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Bolton Area area reported making £48,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bolton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£48,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Bolton Area area reported making £48,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bolton Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£59,208
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Oxford Area area reported making £59,208 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£47,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Luton Area area reported making £47,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Luton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£66,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Swindon Area area reported making £66,000 per year
Additional Pay
£6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Swindon Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£89,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the London Area area reported making £89,000 per year
Additional Pay
£7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£47,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Bristol Area area reported making £47,000 per year
Additional Pay
£500 profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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