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Principal Engineer Salary
in Nevada, United States

$118,765 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Principal Engineer is $118,765 a year and $57 an hour in Nevada, United States. The average salary range for a Principal Engineer is between $82,763 and $147,645. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Principal Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nevada, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Manages all phases of technical engineering projects for an organization, provides guidance to the engineering teams working on the project, and assures the successful achievement of project goals.
  • Oversees the conception, design, and initial specifications of a product or project, which may include mechanical, civil, electrical, chemical, or computer engineering; manages scheduling; and estimates and secures materials.
  • Plans, directs, and implements advancements and improvements in project or product designs and implementation methods.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Principal Engineer Job Listings for Nevada, United States

Substation Design Engineer
Dec 3
Reno, NV, USA
The Yoh Company
Substation/control engineering principals and knowledge of other phases of engineering, areas of cost control, budgets, finance, and accounting with technical experiences in cost analysis, multi ...
Senior Software Engineer
Dec 14
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Bally Technologies INC / Scientific Gaming
Bach deg in Engg or rel field (or Foreign Equiv), +5 yrs of progressively resp exp in job offered or as S/w Engr / Sr S/w Engr / Principal S/w Engr / Game Designer / Dvlpr. Must have 5 yrs of exp ...
Senior Project Manager
Nov 19
Las Vegas, NV, USA
vCORE Technology Partners
Principal Duties and Responsibilities * Ability to gather technical data and schedule requirements with engineers. * Drive project tasks through approved project plans. * Resource management
Game Studio Infrastructure Engineer (18-00004)
Dec 10
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Game Development Company
Principal Accountabilities & Responsibilities: DevOps Engineering (35%) * Integrate and build automation tools for software development lifecycle (deployment, monitoring, and operations) * Management ...
HVAC or Piping Fabrication Detailer
Nov 5
Sparks, NV, USA
Principal Service Solutions
... engineers and other team members during the design and construction process. Requirements: • ... Find out how partnering with Principal Service Solutions provides unlimited workforce possibilities