Principal Software Engineer Salaries in San Mateo, CA

Salary estimated from 18 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 18, 2019
Average in San Mateo, CA
$172,681 per year
20% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$87,000
$280,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $172,681 per year in San Mateo, CA, which is 20% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 18 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 Mateo, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$156,229 per year
$198,456 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$177,942 per year
$172,602 per year
$124,430 per year
$129,215 per year
$154,869 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

Principal Software Engineer
Lumiata
San Mateo, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Oracle
Redwood City, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Oracle
Redwood City, CA
Principal Software Engineer jobs in San Mateo, CA