Principal Engineer Salaries in India

Updated 4 Jul 2022
₹25L /yr
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How much does a Principal Engineer make? The national average salary for a Principal Engineer is ₹25,46,225 in India. Filter by location to see Principal Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,170 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees.

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₹1,72,656

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₹1,09,093

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Pramati Technologies
4.4

Pramati Technologies

Principal Engineer

₹22,17,067

 /yr
Range: ₹12L - ₹34L

₹12L

₹34L

₹11,77,281 - ₹34,42,667 Range

Hughes Systique
4.0

Hughes Systique

Principal Engineer

₹16,33,536

 /yr
Range: ₹9L - ₹23L

₹9L

₹23L

₹9,21,774 - ₹22,53,225 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Principal Engineer

₹22,84,292

 /yr
Range: ₹11L - ₹40L

₹11L

₹40L

₹11,45,134 - ₹40,36,428 Range

HARMAN
3.9

HARMAN

Principal Engineer

₹26,03,178

 /yr
Range: ₹5L - ₹36L

₹5L

₹36L

₹4,91,613 - ₹35,79,934 Range

Dell Technologies
4.3

Dell Technologies

Principal Engineer

₹23,46,939

 /yr
Range: ₹16L - ₹42L

₹16L

₹42L

₹15,65,698 - ₹41,96,963 Range

Western Digital
3.9

Western Digital

Principal Engineer

₹31,38,155

 /yr
Range: ₹23L - ₹41L

₹23L

₹41L

₹22,55,030 - ₹41,40,755 Range

Broadcom
3.6

Broadcom

Principal Engineer

₹43,09,868

 /yr
Range: ₹32L - ₹52L

₹32L

₹52L

₹32,49,373 - ₹52,04,233 Range

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EFI
3.4

EFI

Principal Engineer

₹20,76,056

 /yr
Range: ₹13L - ₹32L

₹13L

₹32L

₹13,24,037 - ₹32,49,345 Range

Nagarro
4.2

Nagarro

Principal Engineer

₹33,37,094

 /yr
Range: ₹21L - ₹42L

₹21L

₹42L

₹20,85,085 - ₹42,16,668 Range

Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India
3.9

Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India

Principal Engineer

₹28,92,904

 /yr
Range: ₹9L - ₹43L

₹9L

₹43L

₹8,50,038 - ₹42,87,890 Range

Microchip Technology
3.9

Microchip Technology

Principal Engineer

₹27,97,650

 /yr
Range: ₹15L - ₹42L

₹15L

₹42L

₹15,35,062 - ₹42,07,860 Range

Petrofac
3.7

Petrofac

Principal Engineer

₹18,99,270

 /yr
Range: ₹13L - ₹34L

₹13L

₹34L

₹12,79,175 - ₹33,66,288 Range

Wissen
4.3

Wissen

Principal Engineer

₹22,67,858

 /yr
Range: ₹18L - ₹27L

₹18L

₹27L

₹18,00,000 - ₹27,00,000 Range

GLOBALFOUNDRIES
3.4

GLOBALFOUNDRIES

Principal Engineer

₹19,18,992

 /yr
Range: ₹15L - ₹25L

₹15L

₹25L

₹15,20,550 - ₹25,00,000 Range

Yahoo
4.0

Yahoo

Principal Engineer

₹36,43,609

 /yr
Range: ₹23L - ₹50L

₹23L

₹50L

₹22,85,536 - ₹49,80,292 Range

Sasken
3.8

Sasken

Principal Engineer

₹24,67,811

 /yr
Range: ₹7L - ₹41L

₹7L

₹41L

₹7,04,585 - ₹41,26,617 Range

Cadence Design Systems
4.4

Cadence Design Systems

Principal Engineer

₹34,62,698

 /yr
Range: ₹22L - ₹56L

₹22L

₹56L

₹22,40,678 - ₹55,53,211 Range

GS Engineering & Construction
3.6

GS Engineering & Construction

Principal Engineer

₹21,61,908

 /yr
Range: ₹8L - ₹27L

₹8L

₹27L

₹8,34,940 - ₹26,94,111 Range

Yahoo India
4.3

Yahoo India

Principal Engineer

₹34,46,104

 /yr
Range: ₹30L - ₹45L

₹30L

₹45L

₹29,84,983 - ₹45,46,025 Range

Collins Aerospace
3.8

Collins Aerospace

Principal Engineer

₹27,35,470

 /yr
Range: ₹25L - ₹32L

₹25L

₹32L

₹25,00,000 - ₹31,74,999 Range

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The national average salary for a Principal Engineer is ₹25,46,225 per year in India. Filter by location to see a Principal Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1170 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Principal Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Principal Engineer in India is ₹51,16,872 per year.

The lowest salary for a Principal Engineer in India is ₹12,84,621 per year.