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Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Washington, DC Area

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Average Base Pay
$128,783/yr
5% below national average
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$98K
Low
$166K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,904
Range$2,176 - $25,717
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $128,783 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 7,393 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Washington, DC .

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Recent Salary Reports

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$137,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $137,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$130,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$1 stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$118,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $118,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$125,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$135,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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