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Principal Software Development Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL

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$167,017
Min
Max
$137k
$197k
Chicago, IL Area Avg
$140,211*
Min
Max
$119k
$163k
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$125,000
per year
A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$162,000
per year
A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $162,000 per year
Additional Pay
$22k cash bonus
$15k stock bonus
Job Highlights
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$229,040
per year
A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $229,040 per year
Additional Pay
$43k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$75
hourly
A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $75 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$170,000
per year
A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $170,000 per year
Additional Pay
$35k cash bonus
$45k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$191,000
per year
A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $191,000 per year
Additional Pay
$44k cash bonus
$43k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$160,000
per year
A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $160,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
$25k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$135,000
per year
A Principal Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
$100 stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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