The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer with Microsoft SQL Server skills is $120,744 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$95,328 - $150,757
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$120K
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MEDIAN: $120,743
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$95,328 - $150,757  
   
Bonus
$2,061 - $24,483  
Profit Sharing
$1,939 - $18,548  
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$97,186 - $168,925  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 127

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Late-Career
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$128,000

Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
medical benefits
Vision: 80%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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