The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is AU$122,819 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$89,934 - AU$148,570
AU$90K
AU$120K
AU$150K
MEDIAN: AU$122,819
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$154K
Salary AU$89,934 - AU$148,570
Bonus AU$3,041 - AU$26,179
Total Pay (?
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AU$93,938 - AU$154,736
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

Principal Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$124,197

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries

▲20%

National Average
AU$124,000

▼1%

▼2%

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 70%