Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area

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Average Base Pay
$101,888 / yr
15% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,481
Range$1,873 - $21,545

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $101,888 in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. Salaries estimates are based on 3,742 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN.

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Principal Software Engineer

Medtronic

$125,530/yr

Range: $118K - $146K

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$125,530/yr
$118K$146K

Principal Software Engineer

Nerdery

$117,033/yr

Range: $107K - $148K

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$117,033/yr
$107K$148K

Principal Software Engineer

NortonLifeLock

$125,979/yr

Range: $116K - $143K

18 salaries

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$125,979/yr
$116K$143K

Principal Software Engineer

Target

$194,992/yr

Range: $170K - $282K

15 salaries

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$194,992/yr
$170K$282K

Principal Software Engineer

Veritas

$122,397/yr

Range: $112K - $152K

15 salaries

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$122,397/yr
$112K$152K

Principal Software Engineer

Boston Scientific

$121,342/yr

Range: $107K - $139K

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$121,342/yr
$107K$139K

Principal Software Engineer

PTC

$110,727/yr

Range: $97K - $121K

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Principal Software Engineer

Dell Technologies

$127,141/yr

Range: $111K - $162K

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$127,141/yr
$111K$162K

Principal Software Engineer

Emerson

$111,606/yr

Range: $109K - $131K

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$111,606/yr
$109K$131K

Principal Software Engineer

Oracle

$114,463/yr

Range: $103K - $126K

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$114,463/yr
$103K$126K

Principal Software Engineer

Digital River

$117,154/yr

Range: $108K - $141K

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$117,154/yr
$108K$141K

Principal Software Engineer

Infor

$115,039/yr

Range: $104K - $141K

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$115,039/yr
$104K$141K

Principal Software Engineer

St. Jude Medical

$140,966/yr

Range: $122K - $162K

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$140,966/yr
$122K$162K

Principal Software Engineer

UnitedHealth Group

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$112K - $122K

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Principal Software Engineer

Smiths Medical

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$127K - $140K

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Recent Salary Reports

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$138,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $138,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$160,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$135,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$135,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$111,352
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $111,352 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$156,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $156,000 per year
Additional Pay
$23k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$135,000
per year
A Principal Consultant (Software Engineer) reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$138,580
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $138,580 per year
Additional Pay
$13k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$141,000
per year
A Principal Software DA Engineer reported making $141,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$137,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $137,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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