Principal Engineer Salaries in India

Updated 31 Jan 2023
₹30L /yr
Average Base Pay

1,372 salaries

₹15L

Low

₹30L

Average

₹54L

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average₹4,50,000Range₹1,00,000 - ₹12,00,000

How much does a Principal Engineer make? The national average salary for a Principal Engineer is ₹30,00,000 in India. Filter by location to see Principal Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,372 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees.

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₹1,52,369

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₹1,08,702

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Pramati Technologies
4.4

Pramati Technologies

Principal Engineer

₹22,79,300

 /yr
Range: ₹12L - ₹38L

₹12L

₹38L

₹11,77,281 - ₹38,38,113 Range

Hughes Systique
4.2

Hughes Systique

Principal Engineer

₹16,83,144

 /yr
Range: ₹7L - ₹23L

₹7L

₹23L

₹7,49,458 - ₹22,53,225 Range

Dell Technologies
4.3

Dell Technologies

Principal Engineer

₹25,00,000

 /yr
Range: ₹17L - ₹48L

₹17L

₹48L

₹16,83,144 - ₹48,01,211 Range

HARMAN
3.9

HARMAN

Principal Engineer

₹25,47,612

 /yr
Range: ₹5L - ₹36L

₹5L

₹36L

₹5,10,105 - ₹35,79,934 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Principal Engineer

₹22,84,292

 /yr
Range: ₹11L - ₹40L

₹11L

₹40L

₹10,64,933 - ₹40,36,428 Range

Western Digital
3.8

Western Digital

Principal Engineer

₹34,57,133

 /yr
Range: ₹24L - ₹50L

₹24L

₹50L

₹24,00,000 - ₹50,00,000 Range

Broadcom
3.6

Broadcom

Principal Engineer

₹45,18,075

 /yr
Range: ₹33L - ₹66L

₹33L

₹66L

₹33,48,267 - ₹65,93,663 Range

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Nagarro
4.2

Nagarro

Principal Engineer

₹32,56,845

 /yr
Range: ₹20L - ₹42L

₹20L

₹42L

₹20,00,000 - ₹42,16,668 Range

EFI
3.5

EFI

Principal Engineer

₹21,38,411

 /yr
Range: ₹11L - ₹37L

₹11L

₹37L

₹11,24,186 - ₹36,60,709 Range

Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India
4.0

Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India

Principal Engineer

₹31,67,812

 /yr
Range: ₹9L - ₹46L

₹9L

₹46L

₹8,50,038 - ₹45,83,205 Range

Microchip Technology
4.0

Microchip Technology

Principal Engineer

₹28,71,532

 /yr
Range: ₹15L - ₹45L

₹15L

₹45L

₹15,35,062 - ₹45,00,000 Range

GlobalFoundries
3.4

GlobalFoundries

Principal Engineer

₹19,95,096

 /yr
Range: ₹15L - ₹25L

₹15L

₹25L

₹15,24,097 - ₹25,00,000 Range

Wissen
4.2

Wissen

Principal Engineer

₹22,67,859

 /yr
Range: ₹18L - ₹29L

₹18L

₹29L

₹18,00,000 - ₹29,26,885 Range

Petrofac
3.8

Petrofac

Principal Engineer

₹18,76,576

 /yr
Range: ₹13L - ₹34L

₹13L

₹34L

₹12,79,175 - ₹33,66,288 Range

Collins Aerospace
3.8

Collins Aerospace

Principal Engineer

₹28,67,741

 /yr
Range: ₹20L - ₹35L

₹20L

₹35L

₹20,00,000 - ₹35,00,000 Range

Cadence Design Systems
4.4

Cadence Design Systems

Principal Engineer

₹35,20,124

 /yr
Range: ₹22L - ₹61L

₹22L

₹61L

₹22,40,678 - ₹61,08,532 Range

Yahoo
4.0

Yahoo

Principal Engineer

₹38,84,867

 /yr
Range: ₹23L - ₹50L

₹23L

₹50L

₹22,85,536 - ₹50,25,213 Range

Innominds Software
3.6

Innominds Software

Principal Engineer

₹18,00,000

 /yr
Range: ₹16L - ₹22L

₹16L

₹22L

₹15,57,470 - ₹22,35,342 Range

Sasken
3.8

Sasken

Principal Engineer

₹24,67,811

 /yr
Range: ₹7L - ₹41L

₹7L

₹41L

₹7,04,585 - ₹41,26,617 Range

GS Engineering & Construction
3.8

GS Engineering & Construction

Principal Engineer

₹21,78,519

 /yr
Range: ₹9L - ₹27L

₹9L

₹27L

₹9,04,519 - ₹26,94,111 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Principal Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Principal Engineer is ₹30,00,000 per year in India. Filter by location to see a Principal Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1372 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Principal Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Principal Engineer in India is ₹53,70,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a Principal Engineer in India is ₹15,00,000 per year.