Principal Software Engineer Salaries in San Mateo, CA
Salary estimated from 21 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 1, 2018
Average in San Mateo, CA
$170,697 per year
▲19% Above national average
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in San Mateo, CA?
The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $170,697 per year in San Mateo, CA, which is 19% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 21 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
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