NVIDIA Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Santa Clara, CA | Glassdoor

NVIDIA Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Santa Clara, CA

2 SalariesUpdated Jan 9, 2017
Base Pay
$200K - $262K
Total Pay
$218K -
Additional Pay
$18K - $20K
Additional Pay
Cash Bonus (1)
About $18K - $19K
Stock Bonus (2)
About $21K - $104K
Profit Sharing, Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role
Principal Software Engineer salaries at NVIDIA can range from $200,055-$261,757. This estimate is based upon 2 NVIDIA Principal Software Engineer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. See all Principal Software Engineer salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.

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NVIDIA Benefits

  • Health Insurance  (71 comments)

    “Variety of plans, but best choices for families are limited at 1 or 2. If you have HSA (I do) there's a flexibility how your can fund the...”

  • 401K Plan  (50 comments)

    “Overall very good plan, but company match could be better (e.g. some companies do 100%), NVIDIA only does up to 6K.”

  • Maternity & Paternity Leave  (22 comments)

    “This program has been improved about a year ago. But I am not so much interested in this now since my kids are older already.”


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