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Principal Software Developer Salaries

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51,348 SalariesUpdated Feb 18, 2018
Average Base Pay
$109,715/yr
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$84K
Low
$110K
Average
$157K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,824
Range$1,486 - $22,362
How much does a Principal Software Developer make?

The national average salary for a Principal Software Developer is $109,715 in United States. Filter by location to see Principal Software Developer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 51,348 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Developer employees.

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      Liberty Mutual Insurance
      $122,269/yr
      Range: $108K - $135K
      28 salaries
      $122,269
      $108K$135K
      Pearson
      $116,034/yr
      Range: $106K - $130K
      15 salaries
      $116,034
      $106K$130K
      Oracle
      $126,138/yr
      Range: $120K - $139K
      10 salaries
      $126,138
      $120K$139K
      SAS Institute
      $143,936/yr
      Range: $136K - $155K
      10 salaries
      $143,936
      $136K$155K
      AspenTech
      $105,922/yr
      Range: $95K - $118K
      7 salaries
      $105,922
      $95K$118K
      Fidelity Investments
      $98,080/yr
      Range: $92K - $109K
      6 salaries
      $98,080
      $92K$109K
      Halliburton
      $102,964/yr
      Range: $97K - $112K
      4 salaries
      $102,964
      $97K$112K

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      Abbott Labs
      $138,316/yr
      Range: $132K - $151K
      3 salaries
      $138,316
      $132K$151K
      Citrix
      $148,950/yr
      Range: $140K - $155K
      3 salaries
      $148,950
      $140K$155K
      MICROS Systems
      $99,777/yr
      Range: $92K - $107K
      3 salaries
      $99,777
      $92K$107K
      Sabre
      $128,618/yr
      Range: $104K - $164K
      3 salaries
      $128,618
      $104K$164K
      Ellucian
      $115,812/yr
      Range: $80K - $137K
      3 salaries
      $115,812
      $80K$137K
      Guidance Software
      $128,252/yr
      Range: $124K - $134K
      3 salaries
      $128,252
      $124K$134K
      CK-12 Foundation
      $124,712/yr
      Range: $121K - $129K
      3 salaries
      $124,712
      $121K$129K
      Microsoft
      $178,576/yr
      Range: $151K - $207K
      2 salaries
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      $151K - $207K
      $151K$207K
      Boeing
      $135,632/yr
      Range: $129K - $143K
      2 salaries
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      $129K - $143K
      $129K$143K
      MathWorks
      $140,505/yr
      Range: $122K - $159K
      2 salaries
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      $122K - $159K
      $122K$159K
      Epsilon
      $112,696/yr
      Range: $101K - $122K
      2 salaries
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      $101K - $122K
      $101K$122K
      Alliance Data
      $117,871/yr
      Range: $110K - $128K
      2 salaries
      About
      $110K - $128K
      $110K$128K
      Overstock.com
      $132,919/yr
      Range: $108K - $159K
      2 salaries
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      $108K - $159K
      $108K$159K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $59
      hourly
      A Principal Software Developer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $59 per hour
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Private
      $125,000
      per year
      A Principal Software Developer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Private
      $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 - Public
      $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
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