Principal Software Engineer with Java Skills Salary

The average pay for a Principal Software Engineer with Java skills is $133,367 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$103,908 - $165,377
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MEDIAN: $133,367
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Salary
$103,908 - $165,377  
   
Bonus
$2,080 - $23,844  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $20,273  
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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$109,244 - $175,880  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 497
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Pay by Experience Level for Principal Software Engineer

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $139,784

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Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 92 votes.
1-4 years
1%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
33%
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Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries

▲4%

▲1%

National Average
$140,000

▼5%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 92 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
1%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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