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Amazon Principal Software Engineer Salaries

26 SalariesUpdated Aug 3, 2018
Avg Base Pay
$160,000
$138K$175K
Avg Total Pay
$160K
Avg Additional Pay
$117,552
$49K$186K
Additional Pay
Average
Low
High
Range
Cash Bonus (2)
$117,552
$49K - $186K
Stock Bonus (18)
$161,575
$31K - $435K
Profit Sharing, Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role
The typical Amazon Principal Software Engineer salary is $160,000. Principal Software Engineer salaries at Amazon can range from $137,997 - $175,000. This estimate is based upon 26 Amazon Principal Software Engineer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Principal Software Engineer at Amazon can expect to make an average total pay of $160,000 . See all Principal Software Engineer salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.

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Amazon Benefits

  • Health Insurance  (737 comments)

    “Health, vision and dental are excellent. I'm honestly shocked at the affordability of these plans. I'm only paying $22/biweekly. There are...”

  • 401K Plan  (583 comments)

    “They only match half of what you put in and only up to 4%. How lame is that? Also, and this is a BIGGIE, you're not vested for 3 years. WTF?”

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off  (495 comments)

    “An employee accrues time off every 2 weeks, an hour and change of personal time and an hour and change of vacation. You also start with 10 unpaid...”

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