A Principal Software Engineer earns an average salary of C$111,751 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

C$88,046 - C$128,850
C$88K
C$110K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$112,685
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$134K
Salary C$88,046 - C$128,850
Bonus C$685 - C$12,795
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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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C$89,549 - C$134,305
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65

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Popular Skills for Principal Software Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$117,189

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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 8 votes.
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
58%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲6%

▲1%

National Average
C$117,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

C++
▲8%

C
▲6%


▲3%

▲2%

National Average
C$117,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
58%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 87%
no benefits
None: 2%