Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Arlington, VA

Salary estimated from 9 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.
Average in Arlington, VA
$140,018 per year
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$70,000
$220,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Arlington, VA?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $140,018 per year in Arlington, VA, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 9 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Principal Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Principal Software Engineer is 4-6 years.
Principal Software Engineer salaries by company in Arlington, VA
CompanyAverage salary
$138,953 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$162,203 per year
$148,113 per year
$138,620 per year
$129,176 per year
$130,995 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

Principal Software Engineer
Leidos
Arlington, VA
Principal Engineer
Booz Allen Hamilton
Arlington, VA
Principal Software Engineer
BAE Systems
Alexandria, VA
Principal Software Engineer jobs in Arlington, VA