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Principal Software Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$160,416/yr
18% above national average
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$123K
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$202K
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,542
Range$2,900 - $31,863
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $160,416 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 25,351 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Ports America
    $145,309/yr
    Range: $139K - $150K
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    $139K - $150K
    $139K$150K
    QuadraMed
    $117,638/yr
    Range: $114K - $122K
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    $114K - $122K
    $114K$122K
    Perforce Software
    $159,752/yr
    Range: $154K - $166K
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    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $160,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $200,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Private
    $199,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $199,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $143,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $143,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $164,400
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $164,400 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $175,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $175,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $35 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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