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Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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Average Base Pay
$117,121/yr
14% below national average
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$90K
Low
$117K
Average
$152K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,410
Range$2,199 - $24,448
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $117,121 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 6,383 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Motorola Mobility
    $118,513/yr
    Range: $118K - $119K
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    $118,513/yr
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    Motorola Mobility
    $126,532/yr
    Range: $108K - $151K
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    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $128,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $128,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $106,522
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $106,522 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $120,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $148,503
    per year
    A Principal Staff Software Engineer reported making $148,503 per year
    Additional Pay
    $16k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $141,385
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $141,385 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $133,251
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $133,251 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $141,230
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $141,230 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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