Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Mountain View, CA

Salary estimated from 28 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 7, 2018
Average in Mountain View, CA
$161,340 per year
15% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$81,000
$252,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $161,340 per year in Mountain View, CA, which is 15% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 28 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 Mountain View, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$198,501 per year
$160,809 per year
$155,971 per year
$149,668 per year
$149,668 per year
$178,899 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$165,962 per year
$152,168 per year
$142,684 per year
$169,842 per year
$127,228 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

Principal Software Engineer
Microsoft
Sunnyvale, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Microsoft
Sunnyvale, CA
Full Stack Engineering (front-end)
OpenPlacement
Los Altos, CA
Principal Software Engineer jobs in Mountain View, CA