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Principal Software Development Engineer Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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1,052 Salaries
Average Base Pay
$193,281/yr
9% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$163K
Low
$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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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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