Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Pittsburgh, PA Area

1,971 SalariesUpdated Aug 5, 2020

Average Base Pay
$104,345 / yr
13% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,791
Range$2,016 - $22,359

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Pittsburgh, PA?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $104,345 in Pittsburgh, PA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,971 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Pittsburgh, PA.

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Principal Software Engineer

BNY Mellon

$126,473/yr

Range: $66K - $162K

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$126,473/yr
$66K$162K

Principal Software Engineer

Westinghouse

$115,938/yr

Range: $110K - $123K

6 salaries

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$115,938/yr
$110K$123K

Principal Software Engineer

Software Engineering Institute

$141,330/yr

Range: $77K - $208K

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$141,330/yr
$77K$208K

Principal Software Engineer

Netronome

$133,296/yr

Range: $126K - $134K

4 salaries

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$126K$134K

Principal Software Engineer

NetApp

$216,934/yr

Range: $200K - $237K

2 salaries

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Principal Software Engineer

Autodesk

$117,491/yr

Range: $112K - $124K

2 salaries

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Principal Software Engineer

Ansaldo STS

$133,796/yr

Range: $127K - $140K

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Principal Software Engineer

Truefit

$110,560/yr

Range: $105K - $115K

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Principal Software Engineer

Oracle

$144,942/yr

Range: $140K - $151K

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Principal Software Engineer

PNC Financial Services Group

$90,492/yr

Range: $88K - $94K

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$88K - $94K
$88K$94K

Principal Software Engineer

EMC

$133,209/yr

Range: $129K - $138K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$129K$138K

Principal Software Engineer

Siemens

$150,123/yr

Range: $144K - $157K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$144K$157K

Principal Software Engineer

Eaton

$134,389/yr

Range: $129K - $141K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$129K$141K

Principal Software Engineer

CA Technologies

$123,361/yr

Range: $119K - $130K

1 employee salary or estimate

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Principal Software Engineer

General Dynamics Mission Systems

$137,030/yr

Range: $132K - $144K

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Principal Software Engineer

Carnegie Mellon University

$77,215/yr

Range: $74K - $80K

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$74K - $80K
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Principal Software Engineer

Cadence Design Systems

$118,805/yr

Range: $114K - $124K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$114K$124K

Principal Software Engineer

FTI Consulting

$128,089/yr

Range: $123K - $133K

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Principal Software Engineer

Ansys

$139,667/yr

Range: $135K - $146K

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Principal Software Engineer

Bentley Systems

$108,100/yr

Range: $104K - $112K

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Recent Salary Reports

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$186,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Santa Barbara, CA Area area reported making $186,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Santa Barbara, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$172,075
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $172,075 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$190,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $190,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$245,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $245,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$135,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$135,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$131,796
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Little Rock, AR Area area reported making $131,796 per year
Additional Pay
$4 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Little Rock, AR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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