Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Austin, TX

Salary estimated from 238 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: November 27, 2017
Average in Austin, TX
$133,166 per year
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$67,000
$215,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Austin, TX?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $133,166 per year in Austin, TX, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 238 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 Austin, TX
CompanyAverage salary
$150,000 per year
$117,179 per year
$150,000 per year
$124,602 per year
$119,091 per year
$120,000 per year
$108,460 per year
$148,684 per year
$143,028 per year
$123,656 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$129,794 per year
$138,112 per year
$137,004 per year
$132,985 per year
$134,011 per year