An Experienced Principal Software Engineer with Linux skills earns an average salary of $133,354 per year.

$105,056 - $165,148
$110K
$130K
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MEDIAN: $133,354
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$105,056 - $165,148  
   
Bonus
$2,964 - $23,869  
Profit Sharing
$1,957 - $20,729  
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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$108,918 - $181,134  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 186

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Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
086
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 95%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
dental benefits
None: 1%
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