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Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Los Angeles, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$130,888/yr
4% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$98K
Low
$131K
Average
$168K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,337
Range$2,352 - $26,874
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Los Angeles, CA?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $130,888 in Los Angeles, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 9,342 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Los Angeles, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    High
    Symantec
    $136,500/yr
    Range: $114K - $151K
    41 salaries
    $136,500/yr
    $114K$151K
    Broadcom
    $137,286/yr
    Range: $116K - $168K
    17 salaries
    $137,286/yr
    $116K$168K
    ITG Software
    $121,437/yr
    Range: $112K - $129K
    15 salaries
    $121,437/yr
    $112K$129K
    Raytheon
    $130,000/yr
    Range: $117K - $146K
    13 salaries
    $130,000/yr
    $117K$146K
    EMC
    $136,080/yr
    Range: $129K - $149K
    10 salaries
    $136,080/yr
    $129K$149K
    Oracle
    $129,000/yr
    Range: $109K - $140K
    9 salaries
    $129,000/yr
    $109K$140K
    Medtronic
    $115,824/yr
    Range: $85K - $130K
    7 salaries
    $115,824/yr
    $85K$130K

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    Cornerstone OnDemand
    $141,000/yr
    Range: $130K - $150K
    5 salaries
    $141,000/yr
    $130K$150K
    AT&T
    $135,000/yr
    Range: $125K - $150K
    4 salaries
    $135,000/yr
    $125K$150K
    Thales
    $120,531/yr
    Range: $112K - $126K
    4 salaries
    $120,531/yr
    $112K$126K
    UNX
    $128,048/yr
    Range: $109K - $147K
    4 salaries
    $128,048/yr
    $109K$147K
    ADP
    $135,000/yr
    Range: $125K - $140K
    3 salaries
    $135,000/yr
    $125K$140K
    Johnson Controls
    $127,710/yr
    Range: $115K - $140K
    3 salaries
    $127,710/yr
    $115K$140K
    Boston Scientific
    $149,511/yr
    Range: $120K - $153K
    3 salaries
    $149,511/yr
    $120K$153K
    Western Digital
    $123,749/yr
    Range: $110K - $130K
    3 salaries
    $123,749/yr
    $110K$130K
    Sage
    $111,253/yr
    Range: $105K - $119K
    3 salaries
    $111,253/yr
    $105K$119K
    Sony Pictures Entertainment
    $157,555/yr
    Range: $120K - $166K
    3 salaries
    $157,555/yr
    $120K$166K
    QLogic
    $137,000/yr
    Range: $131K - $145K
    3 salaries
    $137,000/yr
    $131K$145K
    Ixia
    $142,311/yr
    Range: $118K - $143K
    3 salaries
    $142,311/yr
    $118K$143K
    Guidance Software
    $150,000/yr
    Range: $140K - $150K
    3 salaries
    $150,000/yr
    $140K$150K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $155,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $128,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $128,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $9k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $140,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $145,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $2 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
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