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Principal Software Architect Salaries

193 SalariesUpdated Sep 16, 2017
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$144,040*/yr
$121K$160K
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The national average Principal Software Architect salary is $144,040. Filter by location to see Principal Software Architect salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 145 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Architect employees.

Salaries by Company

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    Microsoft
    $170,445/yr
    14 salaries
    $170,445/yr
    $105K$195K
    GE
    $123,551/yr
    9 salaries
    $123,551/yr
    $106K$150K
    Sabre
    $118,830/yr
    8 salaries
    $118,830/yr
    $108K$134K
    AT&T
    $114,488/yr
    7 salaries
    $114,488/yr
    $101K$130K

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    CA Technologies
    $141,987/yr
    6 salaries
    $141,987/yr
    $113K$196K
    Pearson
    $140,017/yr
    5 salaries
    $140,017/yr
    $114K$154K
    Infor
    $122,405/yr
    5 salaries
    $122,405/yr
    $87K$161K
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      GE Aviation
      $159,720/yr
      4 salaries
      $159,720/yr
      $153K$173K
      ADP
      $140,170/yr
      3 salaries
      $140,170/yr
      $136K$146K
      Target
      $162,318/yr
      2 salaries
      $162,318/yr
      $143K$180K
      Oracle
      $155,935/yr
      2 salaries
      $155,935/yr
      $149K$164K
      Verizon
      $128,108/yr
      2 salaries
      $128,108/yr
      $122K$134K
      Comcast
      $134,091/yr
      2 salaries
      $134,091/yr
      $128K$141K
      Honeywell
      $132,250/yr
      2 salaries
      $132,250/yr
      $124K$139K
      General Dynamics Information Technology
      $171,399/yr
      2 salaries
      $171,399/yr
      $111K$236K
      Expedia
      $173,298/yr
      2 salaries
      $173,298/yr
      $150K$198K
      Citrix
      $175,731/yr
      2 salaries
      $175,731/yr
      $152K$202K
      Level 3 Communications
      $147,225/yr
      2 salaries
      $147,225/yr
      $138K$156K
      National Instruments
      $118,089/yr
      2 salaries
      $118,089/yr
      $102K$131K
      Red Hat
      $141,386/yr
      2 salaries
      $141,386/yr
      $128K$154K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $170,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Architect in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $170,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $8k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
      $138,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Architect in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $138,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Atlanta, GA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $195,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Architect in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $195,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $50k cash bonus
      $75k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $225,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Architect in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $225,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $190,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Architect in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $190,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $30k cash bonus
      $10k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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