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Senior Principal Software Engineer Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$129,328/yr
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$94K
Low
$129K
Average
$166K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,433
Range$2,396 - $27,464
How much does a Senior Principal Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Senior Principal Software Engineer is $129,328 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Principal Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 196,696 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Principal Software Engineer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Symantec
      $168,331/yr
      Range: $120K - $205K
      107 salaries
      $168,331/yr
      $120K$205K
      Oracle
      $142,481/yr
      Range: $107K - $228K
      64 salaries
      $142,481/yr
      $107K$228K
      Dell Technologies
      $143,935/yr
      Range: $113K - $187K
      33 salaries
      $143,935/yr
      $113K$187K
      Raytheon
      $165,903/yr
      Range: $142K - $187K
      27 salaries
      $165,903/yr
      $142K$187K
      Broadcom
      $178,764/yr
      Range: $159K - $205K
      27 salaries
      $178,764/yr
      $159K$205K
      BAE Systems USA
      $143,506/yr
      Range: $123K - $172K
      19 salaries
      $143,506/yr
      $123K$172K
      Manhattan Associates
      $113,748/yr
      Range: $72K - $159K
      18 salaries
      $113,748/yr
      $72K$159K

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      CA Technologies
      $167,195/yr
      Range: $137K - $191K
      17 salaries
      $167,195/yr
      $137K$191K
      Veritas
      $157,462/yr
      Range: $115K - $177K
      15 salaries
      $157,462/yr
      $115K$177K
      Western Digital
      $119,013/yr
      Range: $106K - $151K
      14 salaries
      $119,013/yr
      $106K$151K
      Cadence Design Systems
      $159,594/yr
      Range: $125K - $175K
      14 salaries
      $159,594/yr
      $125K$175K
      Motorola Mobility
      $136,425/yr
      Range: $112K - $157K
      11 salaries
      $136,425/yr
      $112K$157K
      WMS Gaming
      $123,145/yr
      Range: $113K - $159K
      9 salaries
      $123,145/yr
      $113K$159K
      Northrop Grumman
      $136,720/yr
      Range: $126K - $179K
      8 salaries
      $136,720/yr
      $126K$179K
      Autodesk
      $162,057/yr
      Range: $127K - $197K
      8 salaries
      $162,057/yr
      $127K$197K
      F5 Networks
      $198,926/yr
      Range: $169K - $221K
      8 salaries
      $198,926/yr
      $169K$221K
      Aspect Software
      $135,683/yr
      Range: $97K - $148K
      7 salaries
      $135,683/yr
      $97K$148K
      L3 Technologies
      $140,161/yr
      Range: $81K - $189K
      6 salaries
      $140,161/yr
      $81K$189K
      General Dynamics Mission Systems
      $148,365/yr
      Range: $130K - $168K
      6 salaries
      $148,365/yr
      $130K$168K
      Avid Technology
      $147,612/yr
      Range: $127K - $160K
      6 salaries
      $147,612/yr
      $127K$160K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $115,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $115,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $12k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Salt Lake City, UT Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $78,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $78,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $195,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $195,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $105,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $105,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $3k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Denver, CO Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Private
      $157,500
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $157,500 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      $25k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
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