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Principal Software Development Engineer Salaries in Washington, DC

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332 Salaries
Average Base Pay
$165,187/yr
6% below national average
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$140K
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$192K
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$15,582
Range$5,763 - $38,388
How much does a Principal Software Development Engineer make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Principal Software Development Engineer is $165,187 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 332 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Development Engineer employees in Washington, DC .

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    $185,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $185,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Seattle, WA Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $178,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $178,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $72k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Seattle, WA Area area
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $142,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $142,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Denver, CO Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $140,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Manchester, NH Area area reported making $140,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Manchester, NH Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $132,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Manchester, NH Area area reported making $132,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $2k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Manchester, NH Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $145,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $145,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    San Jose, CA Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $155,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $155,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $500 stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    San Francisco, CA Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $200,500
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $200,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $87k cash bonus
    $33k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Seattle, WA Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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