Principal Software Engineer Salaries in San Carlos, CA

Salary estimated from 29 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.
Average in San Carlos, CA
$170,193 per year
21% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$71,000
$310,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $170,193 per year in San Carlos, CA, which is 21% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 29 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 San Carlos, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$171,467 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$167,687 per year
$143,454 per year
$151,474 per year
$170,495 per year
$127,290 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

Principal / Sr. Software ‪Architect – Autonomous Driving and Robotics
JD.com
Mountain View, CA
Principal Software Architect
Verizon
Sunnyvale, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Microsoft
Sunnyvale, CA
Principal Software Engineer jobs in San Carlos, CA