Salary: Principal Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA | Glassdoor

Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Los Angeles, CA

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13,316 SalariesUpdated Nov 2, 2017
Average Base Pay
$133,908/yr
5% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$101K
Low
$134K
Average
$165K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,504
Range$2,383 - $27,343
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Los Angeles, CA?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $133,908 in Los Angeles, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 13,316 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Los Angeles, CA.

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    $134,860/yr
    $114K$151K
    $139,481/yr
    $116K$168K
    $120,822/yr
    $112K$129K
    $129,928/yr
    $117K$146K
    $136,877/yr
    $129K$149K
    $123,879/yr
    $109K$137K
    $108,703/yr
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    $136,250/yr
    $125K$150K
    $119,765/yr
    $112K$126K
    $127,874/yr
    $109K$147K
    $133,167/yr
    $125K$140K
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
    $101,962/yr
    3 salaries
    $101,962/yr
    $98K$108K
    $140,885/yr
    $120K$153K
    $119,614/yr
    $100K$136K
    $111,751/yr
    $105K$119K
    Sony Pictures Entertainment
    $147,668/yr
    3 salaries
    $147,668/yr
    $120K$166K
    $137,637/yr
    $131K$145K
    $119,419/yr
    $110K$128K
    $126,348/yr
    $126K$126K
    $169,199/yr
    $158K$178K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Principal Software Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $129,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $129,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $85,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $85,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $110,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $110,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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