A Principal Software Engineer earns an average salary of C$110,576 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

C$82,424 - C$130,733
C$82K
C$110K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$110,576
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Salary
C$82,424 - C$130,733  
   
Bonus
C$685 - C$15,456  
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$86,084 - C$136,999  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 54

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Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲3%

▲2%

National Average
C$116,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

C++
▲9%

C
▲7%

C++ Programming Language
▲7%

Linux
▲5%

Java
▲3%

National Average
C$116,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 2%
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