Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Irvine, CA

Salary estimated from 422 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: November 27, 2017
Average in Irvine, CA
$158,407 per year
16% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$69,000
$284,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Irvine, CA?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $158,407 per year in Irvine, CA, which is 16% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 422 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Principal Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for a Principal Software Engineer is 4-6 years.
Principal Software Engineer salaries by company in Irvine, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$188,360 per year
$138,109 per year
$131,822 per year
$126,912 per year
$121,863 per year
$168,178 per year
$133,523 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$154,175 per year
$156,276 per year
$153,861 per year
$149,341 per year
$166,539 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

Principal Software Engineer
Microsoft
Aliso Viejo, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Accurate Background, Inc.
Irvine, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Raytheon
Fullerton, CA
Principal Software Engineer jobs in Irvine, CA