How much does a Principal Project Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Principal Project Engineer in the United States is $63 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $53 and $85. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Falcon IT & Staffing Solutions - Chantilly , VA
Job Title - Principal Project Management Associate Functional Title - Workforce Project Manager ... Bachelor's or Master's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics * Master's degree ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 3 days ago
Agile5 Technologies, Inc. - Sterling , VA
Salary: 100-120k yearly Position Title: .Net Principal Software Engineer Location: STERLING, VA ... Ability to work in team environments across a diverse set of projects with multiple stakeholders
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 15 days ago
Pactiv Evergreen Inc. - Richmond , VA
The principal engineer is responsible for all Paper BU printing and die cutting processes ... May direct other staff project engineers technically in printing system related projects
ZipRecruiter - 20 days ago
The MITRE Corporation - McLean , VA
... a Lead / Principal Health Technology Project Leader to work across multiple projects for the ... You will lead teams of developers working on reference implementation design, coding, and testing ...
JobCase - 17 days ago
ARServices - Fort Belvoir , VA
ARServices is seeking an Acquisition Project Manager to join our team supporting the Defense Threat ... Principal Duties * Provide acquisition planning, programming, budgeting and execution support for ...
LinkedIn - 30 days ago
... programming, budgeting, and execution processes. Principal Duties * Plan, coordinate, integrate ... Project Management and/or acquisition experience in research and development or; * S&T project ...
LinkedIn - 58 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Principal Project Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Principal Project Engineer ranges from $53 to $85 with the average hourly pay of $63. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $53 to $88 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $65.

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