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 $61 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $51 and $82. 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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Aerospace Corporation - Chantilly , VA
As a Senior Project Engineer, you will work alongside the Department Director and the RD dept. to ... Acts as onsite domain expert and the principal representative to the customer for the department ... - 14 days ago
Valiant Integrated Services - Quantico , VA
Valiant Integrated Services is seeking a Principal Enterprise Architect / Senior Systems Engineer ... Provide engineering support and leadership for major projects/programs that have significant ...
Valiant Integrated Services - 32 days ago
We are recruiting for a Senior Principal Software Engineer for a government contractor in the ... Accountable to lead and manage the completion of major programs and projects * Identifies and leads ...
Top Echelon Network, LLC - 32 days ago
Senior Principal Software Engineer (TS/SCI w/ Polygraph Clearance) - 1 Tysons Corner, VA 22102 ... Accountable to lead and manage the completion of major programs and projects * Identifies and leads ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
... planning for projects and proposals. · Expected to be self-motivated and provide technical ... Ability to perform engineering tasks associated with design, manufacturing, and testing of ...
Northrop Grumman - 31 days ago
... Sr. Principal Software Engineer with Java expertise to support the design, development, and ... Experience working on projects that implement analytic models into production systems. Desired ...
ZipRecruiter - 24 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 $51 to $82 with the average hourly pay of $61. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $52 to $85 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $63.

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