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Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Boston, MA

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13,240 SalariesUpdated Aug 29, 2015
Average Base Pay
$131,042/yr
7% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$103K
Low
$160K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,386
Range$2,391 - $26,349
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Boston, MA?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $131,042 in Boston, MA. Salaries estimates are based on 13,240 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Boston, MA.

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    $119,953/yr
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    $130,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $159,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $159,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $142,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $142,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    $28k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $144,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $144,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $115,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $115,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    $11k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $135,420
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $135,420 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $121,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $121,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $2k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $111,500
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $111,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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