Salary: Principal Staff Software Engineer in San Jose, CA | Glassdoor

Principal Staff Software Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

3 Salaries
National Avg
$122,234
Min
Max
$107k
$142k
San Jose, CA Area Avg
$150,104*
Min
Max
$121k
$187k
Your Market Worth
$XX,XXX
Get a free, personalized salary estimate based on today's market
*Estimated Range
About This Data
Report Issue

Salaries by Company

Sort: Popular Most Reports Salary
Sort: Popular Most Reports Salary
Salaries in $ (USD)
Average
Min
Max
Anonymized Range [?]

Recent Salary Reports

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

$150,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$145,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
$40k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$154,500
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $154,500 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$170,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $170,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$190,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $190,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$200,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
$20k stock bonus
$15k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$160,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $160,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$130,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
Upload a resume to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.