Principal Software Engineer Salaries in San Mateo, CA

Salary estimated from 12 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: April 9, 2018
Average in San Mateo, CA
$176,537 per year
27% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$89,000
$288,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $176,537 per year in San Mateo, CA, which is 27% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 12 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
$173,314 per year
$161,078 per year
$198,456 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$162,899 per year
$153,083 per year
$140,511 per year
$166,525 per year
$160,420 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

Principal Software Engineer, eCommerce
Staples
San Mateo, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Bynder
San Mateo, CA
Principal Software Engineer II- DIS
Roche
Belmont, CA
Principal Software Engineer jobs in San Mateo, CA