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Principal Software Developer Salaries

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50,228 SalariesUpdated Nov 2, 2017
Average Base Pay
$115,082/yr
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$83K
Low
$115K
Average
$156K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,033
Range$1,524 - $23,153
How much does a Principal Software Developer make?

The national average salary for a Principal Software Developer is $115,082 in United States. Filter by location to see Principal Software Developer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 50,228 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Developer employees.

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      Liberty Mutual Insurance
      $122,168/yr
      27 salaries
      $122,168/yr
      $108K$135K
      Pearson
      $117,500/yr
      14 salaries
      $117,500/yr
      $106K$136K
      Oracle
      $126,138/yr
      10 salaries
      $126,138/yr
      $120K$139K
      SAS Institute
      $143,936/yr
      10 salaries
      $143,936/yr
      $136K$155K
      AspenTech
      $105,922/yr
      7 salaries
      $105,922/yr
      $95K$118K
      Fidelity Investments
      $98,080/yr
      6 salaries
      $98,080/yr
      $92K$109K
      Halliburton
      $102,964/yr
      4 salaries
      $102,964/yr
      $97K$112K

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      Abbott Labs
      $138,316/yr
      3 salaries
      $138,316/yr
      $132K$151K
      Citrix
      $148,950/yr
      3 salaries
      $148,950/yr
      $140K$155K
      MICROS Systems
      $99,777/yr
      3 salaries
      $99,777/yr
      $92K$107K
      Sabre
      $128,618/yr
      3 salaries
      $128,618/yr
      $104K$164K
      Ellucian
      $115,812/yr
      3 salaries
      $115,812/yr
      $80K$137K
      Guidance Software
      $128,252/yr
      3 salaries
      $128,252/yr
      $124K$134K
      CK-12 Foundation
      $124,712/yr
      3 salaries
      $124,712/yr
      $121K$129K
      Microsoft
      $179,899/yr
      2 salaries
      $179,899/yr
      $152K$209K
      Boeing
      $135,473/yr
      2 salaries
      $135,473/yr
      $128K$144K
      MathWorks
      $140,747/yr
      2 salaries
      $140,747/yr
      $120K$158K
      Epsilon
      $112,449/yr
      2 salaries
      $112,449/yr
      $101K$122K
      Alliance Data
      $118,898/yr
      2 salaries
      $118,898/yr
      $110K$128K
      Overstock.com
      $134,157/yr
      2 salaries
      $134,157/yr
      $108K$157K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $150,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Developer in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $150,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Private
      $115,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Developer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $115,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $9k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $114,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Developer in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $114,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $12k profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Indianapolis, IN Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Private
      $135,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Developer in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $135,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $30k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Pittsburgh, PA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $122,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Developer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $122,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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