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Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Washington, DC Area

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Average Base Pay
$128,783/yr
5% below national average
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$98K
Low
$166K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,904
Range$2,176 - $25,717
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $128,783 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 7,393 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Washington, DC .

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    AOL
    $145,524/yr
    Range: $127K - $184K
    47 salaries
    $145,524/yr
    $127K$184K
    Raytheon
    $147,594/yr
    Range: $134K - $151K
    3 salaries
    $147,594/yr
    $134K$151K
    Oath
    $149,843/yr
    Range: $136K - $164K
    2 salaries
    About
    $136K - $164K
    $136K$164K
    Verizon
    $132,694/yr
    Range: $126K - $137K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $126K - $137K
    $126K$137K
    M.C. Dean, Inc.
    $149,019/yr
    Range: $143K - $154K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $143K - $154K
    $143K$154K
    ATPCO
    $139,218/yr
    Range: $134K - $146K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $134K - $146K
    $134K$146K
    AOL
    $129,405/yr
    Range: $120K - $146K
    6 salaries
    $129,405/yr
    $120K$146K

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    BAE Systems USA
    $168,097/yr
    Range: $163K - $175K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $163K - $175K
    $163K$175K
    AOL
    $62/hr
    Range: $60 - $64
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $60 - $64
    hourly
    $60$64
    AOL
    $121,324/yr
    Range: $116K - $126K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $116K - $126K
    $116K$126K
    Orbital Sciences
    $138,685/yr
    Range: $132K - $145K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $132K - $145K
    $132K$145K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $200,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $152,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $152,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $163,350
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $163,350 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $150,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $200,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $149,019
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $149,019 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $152,712
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $152,712 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $156,984
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $156,984 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $126,987
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $126,987 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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