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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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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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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: $110K - $136K
    2 salaries
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    $110K - $136K
    $110K$136K
    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: $122K - $131K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $122K - $131K
    $122K$131K
    Advisory Board
    $138,200/yr
    Range: $133K - $142K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $133K - $142K
    $133K$142K

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    National Oilwell Varco
    $110,000/yr
    Range: $106K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $106K - $115K
    $106K$115K
    AspenTech
    $104,575/yr
    Range: $99K - $109K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $99K - $109K
    $99K$109K
    Omnicell
    $101,822/yr
    Range: $98K - $107K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $98K - $107K
    $98K$107K
    P2 Energy Solutions
    $96,061/yr
    Range: $92K - $100K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $92K - $100K
    $92K$100K
    Improving
    $65/hr
    Range: $63 - $68
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $63 - $68
    hourly
    $63$68
    Tietronix Software
    $80,000/yr
    Range: $77K - $83K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $77K - $83K
    $77K$83K
    $100,421/yr
    $94K$121K
    Oracle
    $96,866/yr
    Range: $93K - $100K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $93K - $100K
    $93K$100K
    Covansys
    $116,641/yr
    Range: $111K - $121K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $111K - $121K
    $111K$121K
    TIBCO Software
    $143,872/yr
    Range: $139K - $149K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $139K - $149K
    $139K$149K
    Invensys
    $101,059/yr
    Range: $98K - $106K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $98K - $106K
    $98K$106K
    Omnicell
    $102,721/yr
    Range: $98K - $108K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $98K - $108K
    $98K$108K
    Alert Logic
    $174,052/yr
    Range: $168K - $181K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $168K - $181K
    $168K$181K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $175,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $175,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Seattle, WA Area area
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $131,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $131,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Boston, MA Area area
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $152,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $152,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Seattle, WA Area area
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $198,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $198,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    $10k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    San Jose, CA Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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