Principal Systems Engineer Salary Information

Principal Systems Engineer salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does a principal systems engineer earn?

Annual salaries range from £40,104 to £67,200. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £40,104
(£3,342 p/mth)
(£4,200 p/mth)
(£5,600 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 80th 88th 93rd
Post-tax £30,816
(£2,568 p/mth)
(£3,147 p/mth)
(£3,959 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 74th 83rd 91st
Percentage Tax Deduction 23% 25% 29%

The senior systems engineer is the engineer who leads a group of other engineers on the technical project. Their main objective is to analyze each part of the system and make sure that each component works properly.

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Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant principal systems engineer:

average gross salary£40,110£50,395£67,203
max mortgage£180,495£226,778£302,414
deposit paid£20,055£25,198£33,602
max purchase price£200,550£251,976£336,016
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£819£1,029£1,372

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