Principal Cloud Engineer Salary

How much does a Principal Cloud Engineer make?

The average Principal Cloud Engineer in the US makes $185,000. Principal Cloud Engineers make the most in San Francisco at $185,000, averaging total compensation 0% greater than the US average.

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The average principal-cloud-engineer in the US makes $185,000

Salary Ranges for Principal Cloud Engineers

The salaries of Principal Cloud Engineers in the US range from $180,000 to $190,000 , with a median salary of $185,000 . The middle 50% of Principal Cloud Engineers makes $180,000, with the top 75% making $228,000.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Principal Cloud Engineer

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 32%. After a federal tax rate of 32% has been taken out, Principal Cloud Engineers could expect to have a take-home pay of $144,111/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $6,005*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Quality of Life for Principal Cloud Engineer

With a take-home pay of roughly $12,009/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, a Principal Cloud Engineer would pay 20.87% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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