Principal Software Engineer in Austin, Texas Salary

A Principal Software Engineer in Austin, Texas earns an average salary of $121,928 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$97,940 - $144,312
(Median)
$98K
$120K
$140K
MEDIAN: $121,927
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$97,940 - $144,312  
   
Bonus
$1,030 - $18,066  
Profit Sharing
$981 - $49,316  
Total Pay (?
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$100,953 - $152,609  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 101
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Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%


National Average
$127,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Linux
up arrow 9%

Software Architecture
up arrow 6%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 5%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 3%

Java
up arrow 2%

Web Development
up arrow 2%

.NET
up arrow 1%

National Average
$127,000

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

Software Development
up arrow 2%

C
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 6%

C++
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
60%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 95%
medical benefits
Vision: 85%
dental benefits
None: 1%
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