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Principal Software Development Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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1,052 SalariesUpdated Aug 29, 2017
Average Base Pay
$193,281/yr
9% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$163K
Low
$193K
Average
$225K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$17,720
Range$6,558 - $44,617
How much does a Principal Software Development Engineer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Principal Software Development Engineer is $193,281 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,052 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Development Engineer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Broadcom
    $167,017/yr
    Range: $157K - $177K
    3 salaries
    $167,017
    $157K$177K
    Microsoft
    $190,644/yr
    Range: $176K - $202K
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    $176K - $202K
    $176K$202K
    Salesforce
    $203,585/yr
    Range: $180K - $228K
    2 salaries
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    $180K - $228K
    $180K$228K
    Oracle
    $155,086/yr
    Range: $150K - $160K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $150K - $160K
    $150K$160K
    Philips
    $197,399/yr
    Range: $190K - $206K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $190K - $206K
    $190K$206K
    Workday
    $190,978/yr
    Range: $184K - $197K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $184K - $197K
    $184K$197K
    ExactTarget Marketing Cloud
    $184,167/yr
    Range: $178K - $191K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $178K - $191K
    $178K$191K

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    SonicWALL
    $199,472/yr
    Range: $193K - $208K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $193K - $208K
    $193K$208K
    Microsoft
    $179,415/yr
    Range: $172K - $185K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $172K - $185K
    $172K$185K
    Salesforce
    $168,996/yr
    Range: $163K - $175K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $163K - $175K
    $163K$175K
    ExactTarget Marketing Cloud
    $165,402/yr
    Range: $159K - $172K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $159K - $172K
    $159K$172K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $170,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $155,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer reported making $155,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $500 stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $220,000
    per year
    A Principal Software Development Engineer reported making $220,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $44k cash bonus
    $75k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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