Experienced Principal Software Engineer Salary

The average pay for an Experienced Principal Software Engineer is $123,313 per year.

$97,957 - $152,023

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$42.21 - $81.17

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$97,957 - $152,023  
   
Bonus
$979 - $20,249  
Profit Sharing
$977 - $13,693  
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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$100,705 - $163,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,055
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$42.21 - $81.17  
   
Overtime
$48.56 - $97.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$979 - $20,249  
   
Profit Sharing
$977 - $13,693  
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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$100,705 - $163,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Skills That Affect Experienced Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Linux
up arrow 3%

Java
up arrow 2%

Software Architecture
up arrow 2%

C
up arrow 2%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 2%

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 1%

Software Development
0%

C++
0%

Database
0%

UNIX
0%

National Average
$130,000

Web Development
up arrow 1%

C#
up arrow 5%

SQL
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 319 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 97% dental benefits Dental: 92%
vision benefits Vision: 83% employee benefits None: 3%
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