A Principal Software Engineer in Dallas, Texas earns an average salary of $117,391 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

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Bonus
$2,959 - $21,208  
Profit Sharing
$4,913  
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$100,086 - $156,621  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
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Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
63%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$128,000


Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Software Development
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Software Architecture
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National Average
$128,000

Java/J2EE
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 9%

Java
up arrow 10%

C# Programming Language
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.NET
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C
up arrow 16%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
63%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None:
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