Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Baltimore, MD Area

2,234 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$111,740 / yr
7% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,139
Range$2,075 - $23,350

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Baltimore, MD?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $111,740 in Baltimore, MD. Salaries estimates are based on 2,234 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Baltimore, MD.

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Principal Software Engineer

Northrop Grumman

$115,888/yr

Range: $87K - $134K

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$115,888/yr
$87K$134K

Principal Software Engineer

AOL

$122,414/yr

Range: $114K - $128K

6 salaries

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$122,414/yr
$114K$128K

Principal Software Engineer

Raytheon Technologies

$155,712/yr

Range: $131K - $176K

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$155,712/yr
$131K$176K

Principal Software Engineer

BAE Systems USA

$141,405/yr

Range: $136K - $154K

3 salaries

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$141,405/yr
$136K$154K

Principal Software Engineer

General Dynamics Information Technology

$137,988/yr

Range: $136K - $138K

3 salaries

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$137,988/yr
$136K$138K

Principal Software Engineer

Parsons Corporation

$155,903/yr

Range: $141K - $165K

3 salaries

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$155,903/yr
$141K$165K

Principal Software Engineer

Ciena

$148,763/yr

Range: $134K - $164K

2 salaries

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Principal Software Engineer

KeyW

$149,363/yr

Range: $136K - $164K

2 salaries

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Principal Software Engineer

Praxis Engineering

$189,031/yr

Range: $174K - $207K

2 salaries

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$174K - $207K
$174K$207K

Principal Software Engineer

Next Century

$188,471/yr

Range: $176K - $200K

2 salaries

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$176K - $200K
$176K$200K

Principal Software Engineer

Masterpeace Solutions

$188,374/yr

Range: $158K - $219K

2 salaries

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Principal Software Engineer

Lockheed Martin

$129,263/yr

Range: $125K - $134K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$125K - $134K
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Principal Software Engineer

Boeing

$201,117/yr

Range: $191K - $211K

1 employee salary or estimate

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Principal Software Engineer

CSC

$128,226/yr

Range: $124K - $134K

1 employee salary or estimate

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Principal Software Engineer

Pearson

$116,287/yr

Range: $112K - $121K

1 employee salary or estimate

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Principal Software Engineer

SAIC

$127,865/yr

Range: $123K - $133K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$123K - $133K
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Principal Software Engineer

NortonLifeLock

$108,152/yr

Range: $103K - $112K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$103K - $112K
$103K$112K

Principal Software Engineer

Leidos

$139,951/yr

Range: $135K - $144K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$135K - $144K
$135K$144K

Principal Software Engineer

Jacobs

$152,068/yr

Range: $147K - $158K

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$147K - $158K
$147K$158K

Principal Software Engineer

Harris

$128,790/yr

Range: $124K - $135K

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Recent Salary Reports

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$129,091
per year
A Principal Cyber Software Engineer reported making $129,091 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$116,960
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $116,960 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$198,238
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $198,238 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$152,068
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $152,068 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$116,287
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $116,287 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$99,391
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $99,391 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$161,490
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $161,490 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
$6k profit sharing
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$110,592
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $110,592 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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