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
  • Most Reported
$86,000
$277,000
Salary Distribution

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
CompanyAverage salary
$156,229 per year
$198,456 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$169,663 per year
$174,990 per year
$128,289 per year
$154,721 per year
$177,617 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

Principal Software Engineer
OpenText
San Mateo, CA
Principal Software Engineer
OpenText
San Mateo, CA
Principal Software Engineer
Roche
Belmont, CA
Principal Software Engineer jobs in San Mateo, CA