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Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area

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Average Base Pay
$124,121/yr
17% below national average
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$94K
Low
$124K
Average
$161K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,871
Range$2,262 - $25,255
How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Raleigh-Durham, NC?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $124,121 in Raleigh-Durham, NC. Salaries estimates are based on 2,666 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees in Raleigh-Durham, NC.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    EMC
    $117,992/yr
    Range: $102K - $146K
    42 salaries
    $117,992/yr
    $102K$146K
    Fidelity Investments
    $107,311/yr
    Range: $92K - $125K
    36 salaries
    $107,311/yr
    $92K$125K
    Red Hat
    $130,945/yr
    Range: $103K - $165K
    20 salaries
    $130,945/yr
    $103K$165K
    SAS Institute
    $140,000/yr
    Range: $95K - $156K
    7 salaries
    $140,000/yr
    $95K$156K
    Broadcom
    $123,981/yr
    Range: $108K - $131K
    6 salaries
    $123,981/yr
    $108K$131K
    Itron
    $115,390/yr
    Range: $96K - $144K
    6 salaries
    $115,390/yr
    $96K$144K
    Oracle
    $127,500/yr
    Range: $117K - $138K
    4 salaries
    $127,500/yr
    $117K$138K

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    Symantec
    $136,345/yr
    Range: $126K - $138K
    3 salaries
    $136,345/yr
    $126K$138K
    Allscripts
    $141,732/yr
    Range: $111K - $167K
    3 salaries
    $141,732/yr
    $111K$167K
    PeopleFluent
    $121,920/yr
    Range: $110K - $123K
    3 salaries
    $121,920/yr
    $110K$123K
    Dell
    $108,935/yr
    Range: $100K - $118K
    2 salaries
    About
    $100K - $118K
    $100K$118K
    MetLife
    $117,500/yr
    Range: $96K - $141K
    2 salaries
    About
    $96K - $141K
    $96K$141K
    Extreme Networks
    $140,203/yr
    Range: $128K - $154K
    2 salaries
    About
    $128K - $154K
    $128K$154K
    Sensus
    $148,763/yr
    Range: $132K - $165K
    2 salaries
    About
    $132K - $165K
    $132K$165K
    Atempo
    $95,676/yr
    Range: $86K - $106K
    2 salaries
    About
    $86K - $106K
    $86K$106K
    Arsenal Digital Solutions
    $123,955/yr
    Range: $119K - $129K
    2 salaries
    About
    $119K - $129K
    $119K$129K
    IBM
    $127,250/yr
    Range: $121K - $133K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $121K - $133K
    $121K$133K
    Microsoft
    $150,961/yr
    Range: $145K - $156K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $145K - $156K
    $145K$156K
    Wipro
    $80,000/yr
    Range: $77K - $82K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $77K - $82K
    $77K$82K
    Mahindra Satyam
    $80,000/yr
    Range: $76K - $83K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $76K - $83K
    $76K$83K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $146,200
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $146,200 per year
    Additional Pay
    $18k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $120,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    $1k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    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
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $152,400
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $152,400 per year
    Additional Pay
    $7k cash bonus
    $6k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $152,540
    per year
    A Principal Software Engineer reported making $152,540 per year
    Additional Pay
    $23k cash bonus
    $60k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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