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Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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Average Base Pay
$125,014/yr
16% below national average
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$95K
Low
$162K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,831
Range$2,282 - $25,664
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $125,014 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 5,830 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Motorola Mobility
    $113,157/yr
    Range: $113K - $116K
    3 salaries
    $113,157/yr
    $113K$116K
    Motorola Mobility
    $121,390/yr
    Range: $103K - $144K
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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.

    $140,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $102,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $102,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    5001 to 10000 employees
     
    Company - Public
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