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Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Houston, TX Area

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Average Base Pay
$123,824/yr
17% below national average
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$91K
Low
$124K
Average
$161K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,872
Range$2,225 - $25,444
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $123,824 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 1,636 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Houston, TX.

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    Symantec
    $114,410/yr
    Range: $102K - $132K
    4 salaries
    $114,410/yr
    $102K$132K
    Halliburton
    $108,659/yr
    Range: $60K - $114K
    3 salaries
    $108,659/yr
    $60K$114K
    IHS Markit
    $122,200/yr
    Range: $111K - $135K
    2 salaries
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    $111K - $135K
    $111K$135K
    Cyberonics
    $124,505/yr
    Range: $119K - $131K
    2 salaries
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    $119K - $131K
    $119K$131K
    L3 Technologies
    $103,124/yr
    Range: $99K - $108K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $99K - $108K
    $99K$108K
    Waste Management
    $127,000/yr
    Range: $123K - $131K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $123K - $131K
    $123K$131K
    Advisory Board
    $138,200/yr
    Range: $133K - $144K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $133K - $144K
    $133K$144K

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    National Oilwell Varco
    $110,000/yr
    Range: $105K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $105K - $115K
    $105K$115K
    AspenTech
    $104,575/yr
    Range: $101K - $110K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $101K - $110K
    $101K$110K
    Omnicell
    $101,822/yr
    Range: $98K - $105K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $98K - $105K
    $98K$105K
    P2 Energy Solutions
    $96,061/yr
    Range: $93K - $99K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $93K - $99K
    $93K$99K
    Improving
    $65/hr
    Range: $63 - $68
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $63 - $68
    hourly
    $63$68
    Tietronix Software
    $80,000/yr
    Range: $76K - $82K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $76K - $82K
    $76K$82K
    $100,421/yr
    $94K$121K
    Oracle
    $96,866/yr
    Range: $93K - $102K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $93K - $102K
    $93K$102K
    Covansys
    $116,641/yr
    Range: $112K - $122K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $112K - $122K
    $112K$122K
    TIBCO Software
    $143,872/yr
    Range: $138K - $150K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $138K - $150K
    $138K$150K
    Invensys
    $101,059/yr
    Range: $97K - $105K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $97K - $105K
    $97K$105K
    Omnicell
    $102,721/yr
    Range: $98K - $107K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $98K - $107K
    $98K$107K
    Alert Logic
    $174,052/yr
    Range: $166K - $180K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $166K - $180K
    $166K$180K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $117,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $117,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $9k cash bonus
    $10k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Austin, TX Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $124,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $124,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $113,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $113,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $9k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Atlanta, GA Area area
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $179,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $179,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $36k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Indianapolis, IN Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $172,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $172,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $26k cash bonus
    $95k stock bonus
    $2k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
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