Principal Manufacturing Engineer

Principal Manufacturing Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$100,000
$80,000
Min 10%
$100,000
Median 50%
$125,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Redwood City, CA
Highest Paying State
Texas
Average Experience Level
4.6 years
How much does a principal manufacturing engineer make?
The national average salary for a Principal Manufacturing Engineer in the U.S. is $100,448 annually or $48.29 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $125,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $80,000. Most Principal Manufacturing Engineer jobs are in Internet companies and Pharmaceutical companies. States with the highest Principal Manufacturing Engineer salaries include Texas, Alaska, New Mexico, Washington, and District of Columbia. The typical tenure for a Principal Manufacturing Engineer is 4.6 years.

Average Principal Manufacturing Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Principal Manufacturing Engineer in the USA is $100,448 annually or $48.29 hourly. Working in Redwood City, CA as a Principal Manufacturing Engineer will pay you the highest wages at around $128,483 per year. Even as an entry-level Principal Manufacturing Engineer, you will make $89,000 per year in Redwood City, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Principal Manufacturing Engineer salaries are Texas, Alaska, New Mexico, Washington, and District of Columbia. Montana, Florida, Iowa, Vermont, and Indiana are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redwood City, CA
$128,483
2
Houston, TX
$127,435
3
Kent, WA
$123,059
4
Baltimore, MD
$113,999
5
Longmont, CO
$113,377

Average Principal Manufacturing Engineer Salary By Company

Principal Manufacturing Engineers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Internet companies and Pharmaceutical companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Principal Manufacturing Engineers at Herbalife International of America and Nevro report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Cardinal Health or ZELTIQ Aesthetics, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Principal Manufacturing Engineers.

Average Principal Manufacturing Engineer Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Principal Manufacturing Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Technology companies, Telecommunication companies, and Automotive companies tend to have the highest salaries for Principal Manufacturing Engineers. Technology companies pay their Principal Manufacturing Engineers the highest wages, averaging $107,563 per year. Telecommunication companies and Automotive companies pay well too, at $106,802 and $104,108, respectively. At $97,642, the average salary for Principal Manufacturing Engineers in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$107,563
2
Telecommunication
$106,802
3
Automotive
$104,108
4
Health Care
$100,309
5
Manufacturing
$97,642

Recently Added Principal Manufacturing Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
CTG
Principal Manufacturing Engineer
05/28/2019
$156,525