Average Principal Software Engineer Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$147,026
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$115k
MEDIAN
$147k
90%
$177k

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $147,026

Base Salary
$115k - $177k
Bonus
$5k - $30k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $30k
Total Pay
$121k - $194k
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Gender Breakdown

Male
93.7%
Female
6.3%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

95%

Dental

91%

Vision

79%

None

3%