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Senior Principal Software Engineer Salaries

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196,696 SalariesUpdated Mar 19, 2019
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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
      $158,336/yr
      Range: $113K - $190K
      109 salaries
      $158,336/yr
      $113K$190K
      Oracle
      $131,500/yr
      Range: $100K - $214K
      64 salaries
      $131,500/yr
      $100K$214K
      Dell
      $140,000/yr
      Range: $102K - $179K
      29 salaries
      $140,000/yr
      $102K$179K
      Broadcom
      $168,148/yr
      Range: $149K - $193K
      27 salaries
      $168,148/yr
      $149K$193K
      Raytheon
      $152,140/yr
      Range: $132K - $166K
      23 salaries
      $152,140/yr
      $132K$166K
      Manhattan Associates
      $106,000/yr
      Range: $69K - $152K
      18 salaries
      $106,000/yr
      $69K$152K
      BAE Systems USA
      $132,080/yr
      Range: $115K - $158K
      17 salaries
      $132,080/yr
      $115K$158K

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      CA Technologies
      $157,000/yr
      Range: $131K - $188K
      17 salaries
      $157,000/yr
      $131K$188K
      Western Digital
      $118,808/yr
      Range: $99K - $140K
      14 salaries
      $118,808/yr
      $99K$140K
      Veritas
      $152,000/yr
      Range: $110K - $174K
      14 salaries
      $152,000/yr
      $110K$174K
      Cadence Design Systems
      $146,500/yr
      Range: $116K - $160K
      12 salaries
      $146,500/yr
      $116K$160K
      Motorola Mobility
      $128,905/yr
      Range: $94K - $215K
      11 salaries
      $128,905/yr
      $94K$215K
      WMS Gaming
      $115,819/yr
      Range: $109K - $152K
      9 salaries
      $115,819/yr
      $109K$152K
      Autodesk
      $151,700/yr
      Range: $119K - $195K
      8 salaries
      $151,700/yr
      $119K$195K
      F5 Networks
      $186,792/yr
      Range: $160K - $205K
      8 salaries
      $186,792/yr
      $160K$205K
      Aspect Software
      $125,984/yr
      Range: $90K - $141K
      7 salaries
      $125,984/yr
      $90K$141K
      L3 Technologies
      $135,436/yr
      Range: $75K - $180K
      6 salaries
      $135,436/yr
      $75K$180K
      General Dynamics Mission Systems
      $142,187/yr
      Range: $120K - $156K
      6 salaries
      $142,187/yr
      $120K$156K
      Avid Technology
      $142,826/yr
      Range: $119K - $150K
      6 salaries
      $142,826/yr
      $119K$150K
      Northrop Grumman
      $128,000/yr
      Range: $125K - $175K
      5 salaries
      $128,000/yr
      $125K$175K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $90,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $90,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $4k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Indianapolis, IN Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Private
      $140,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $8k cash bonus
      $5k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $144,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $144,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $130,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $130,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $13k cash bonus
      $5k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
      $165,000
      per year
      A Sr. Software Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $165,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $50k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
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