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Senior Principal Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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39,086 SalariesUpdated Sep 21, 2017
Average Base Pay
$147,321/yr
17% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$117K
Low
$147K
Average
$181K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,702
Range$3,395 - $30,758
How much does a Senior Principal Software Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Principal Software Engineer is $147,321 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 39,086 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Principal Software Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    $160,800/yr
    $131K$185K
    $156,045/yr
    $149K$161K
    $135,987/yr
    $128K$146K
    Avid Technology
    $143,081/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $143,081/yr
    $135K$148K
    Coupa Software Inc
    $187,351/yr
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    $187,351/yr
    $178K$194K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $140,000
    per year
    A Sr. Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $174,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $174,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $181,900
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $181,900 per year
    Additional Pay
    $26k cash bonus
    $130k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    $8k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $90,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $90,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $13k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $180,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Engineer reported making $180,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $35k cash bonus
    $100k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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