Principal Software Engineer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 4,366 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: February 17, 2019
Average salary
$151,608 per year
  • Most Reported
$76,000
$239,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in the United States?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $151,608 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 4,366 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 the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$181,665 per year
$187,450 per year
$171,665 per year
$153,855 per year
$153,772 per year
$153,524 per year
$153,480 per year
$153,484 per year
$153,384 per year
$153,384 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$152,701 per year
$176,307 per year
$173,345 per year
$129,015 per year
$154,638 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

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East Brunswick, NJ
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Omaha, NE
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