Late-Career Principal Software Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Late-Career Principal Software Engineer is $136,504 per year.

$108,596 - $167,643
$110K
$140K
$170K
MEDIAN: $136,504
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$57.48 - $94.80
$57
$68
$95
MEDIAN: $68.07
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$108,596 - $167,643  
   
Bonus
$1,970 - $22,791  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,304  
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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$112,731 - $179,475  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 686
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$32$64$96
Hourly Rate
$57.48 - $94.80  
   
Overtime
$88.44  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$1,970 - $22,791  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,304  
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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$112,731 - $179,475  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 105 votes.
20 years or more
100%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Java/J2EE
▲3%

▲2%

C programming Language
▲2%

Linux
▲2%



SQL
▼0%

National Average
$142,000


JavaScript
▼1%


Database
▼3%

C++
▼4%

C
▼4%

C# Programming Language
▼5%

C#
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 105 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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