A Principal Software Engineer earns an average salary of C$111,751 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

C$85,569 - C$128,536
C$86K
C$110K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$111,431
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$133K
Salary C$85,569 - C$128,536
Bonus C$600 - C$17,500
Profit Sharing C$2,875
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$87,493 - C$133,928
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

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Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲7%

▲2%

National Average
C$117,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

C++
▲8%

C
▲6%


▲4%

▲2%

National Average
C$117,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 84%
no benefits
None: 2%
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