Principal Software Engineer Salaries in San Mateo, CA

Salary estimated from 5 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.
Average in San Mateo, CA
$168,428 per year
20% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$85,000
$267,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $168,428 per year in San Mateo, CA, which is 20% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 5 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
$156,229 per year
$198,564 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$167,749 per year
$145,718 per year
$155,746 per year
$169,351 per year
$127,071 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

Principal Software Engineer
SnapLogic
San Mateo, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Course Hero
Redwood City, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Reflektion Inc.
San Mateo, CA
Principal Software Engineer jobs in San Mateo, CA