Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Sunnyvale, CA

Salary estimated from 9 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 12, 2018
Average in Sunnyvale, CA
$172,168 per year
19% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$87,000
$273,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $172,168 per year in Sunnyvale, CA, which is 19% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 9 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 Sunnyvale, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$190,039 per year
$169,304 per year
$156,228 per year
$166,508 per year
$150,697 per year
$123,825 per year
$60.00 per hour
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$177,866 per year
$172,602 per year
$124,481 per year
$129,215 per year
$154,869 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

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Sunnyvale, CA
Principal Software Engineer jobs in Sunnyvale, CA