How much does a Principal Engineer make?

Updated 3 Aug 2021
$6,605 /mo
Average Base Pay

157 salaries

$5K

Low

$9K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Principal Engineer is $6,605 per month in Singapore. Filter by location to see Principal Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 157 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L5
Principal Engineer$6,605 /mo
L6
Senior Principal Engineer$8,000 /mo
L7
Distinguished EngineerNo Salary Reports
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GLOBALFOUNDRIES
3.5

GLOBALFOUNDRIES

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$6,000

 /mo
Range: $5K - $10K
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$5K

$10K

$4,900 - $9,667 Range

Systems on Silicon Manufacturing
2.2

Systems on Silicon Manufacturing

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$6,300

 /mo
Range: $5K - $7K

$5K

$7K

$5,100 - $7,250 Range

ST Engineering
3.2

ST Engineering

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$6,800

 /mo
Range: $6K - $9K

$6K

$9K

$5,500 - $9,000 Range

ST Electronics (Singapore)
3.1

ST Electronics (Singapore)

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$6,000

 /mo
Range: $5K - $8K

$5K

$8K

$4,950 - $8,100 Range

SP Group
3.1

SP Group

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$7,000

 /mo
Range: $6K - $9K

$6K

$9K

$6,000 - $9,167 Range

Western Digital
3.8

Western Digital

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$9,133

 /mo
Range: $8K - $11K

$8K

$11K

$8,200 - $10,600 Range

Continental
3.9

Continental

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$7,440

 /mo
Range: $7K - $9K

$7K

$9K

$6,715 - $8,565 Range

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Land Transport Authority
3.8

Land Transport Authority

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$7,885

 /mo
Range: $6K - $9K

$6K

$9K

$6,000 - $9,000 Range

Defence Science & Technology Agency
2.8

Defence Science & Technology Agency

Principal Engineer

$108,000

 /yr
Range: $85K - $140K

$85K

$140K

$85,000 - $140,000 Range

HP Inc.
4.2

HP Inc.

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$8,800

 /mo
Range: $7K - $10K

$7K

$10K

$6,600 - $10,000 Range

Lite-On Technology
3.4

Lite-On Technology

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$7,917

 /mo
Range: $5K - $10K

$5K

$10K

$5,000 - $10,083 Range

Micron Technology
3.7

Micron Technology

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$10,000

 /mo
Range: $9K - $11K

$9K

$11K

$8,800 - $10,833 Range

United Microelectronics
3.2

United Microelectronics

Principal Engineer

$110,400

 /yr
Range: $90K - $120K

$90K

$120K

$90,000 - $120,000 Range

ST Kinetics
3.4

ST Kinetics

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$6,000

 /mo
Range: $6K - $7K

$6K

$7K

$5,500 - $7,000 Range

Creative Technology
3.5

Creative Technology

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$6,600

 /mo
Range: $5K - $7K

$5K

$7K

$5,300 - $7,200 Range

Energy Market Authority
2.7

Energy Market Authority

Principal Engineer - Monthly

$6,000

 /mo
Range: $5K - $7K

$5K

$7K

$5,415 - $7,333 Range

Mediacorp
3.2

Mediacorp

Principal Engineer - Monthly
About 

$5K -$5K

$5K

$5K

$4,815 - $5,341 Range

PSA International
3.6

PSA International

Principal Engineer - Monthly
About 

$5K -$5K

$5K

$5K

$4,766 - $5,464 Range

Central Provident Fund Board
3.6

Central Provident Fund Board

Principal Engineer - Monthly
About 

$7K -$8K

$7K

$8K

$6,912 - $8,250 Range

Philips
3.8

Philips

Principal Engineer - Monthly
About 

$8K -$10K

$8K

$10K

$7,771 - $9,863 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Principal Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a a Principal Engineer is $6,605 per month in Singapore. Filter by location to see a Principal Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 157 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Principal Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a a Principal Engineer in Singapore is $9,220 per month.

The lowest salary for a a Principal Engineer in Singapore is $5,200 per month.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent principal engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$5,300
monthly
A Principal Engineer in the Singapore Area area reported making $5,300 per month
Additional Pay
$16k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Singapore Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$121,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Singapore Area area reported making $121,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Singapore Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$5,800
monthly
A Principal Photomask Engineer in the Singapore Area area reported making $5,800 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Singapore Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$6,105
monthly
A Principal Engineer in the Singapore Area area reported making $6,105 per month
Additional Pay
$12k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Singapore Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$96,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Singapore Area area reported making $96,000 per year
Additional Pay
$29k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Singapore Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$100,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Singapore Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Singapore Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$6,000
monthly
A Principal Engineer in the Singapore Area area reported making $6,000 per month
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Singapore Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Government
$125,000
per year
A Principal Engineer in the Singapore Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$16k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Singapore Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$8,888
monthly
A Principal Engineer in the Singapore Area area reported making $8,888 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Singapore Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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