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Red Hat Principal Software Engineer Salaries

75 SalariesUpdated Jul 31, 2020

Avg Base Pay
$145,031
$117K$200K
Avg Total Pay
$161K
Avg Additional Pay
$19,616
$11$44K
Additional Pay
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Cash Bonus (45)
$19,603
$11 - $44K
Stock Bonus (35)
$22,512
$1K - $74K
Profit Sharing (2)
$20,481
$20K - $21K
Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role
The typical Red Hat Principal Software Engineer salary is $145,031. Principal Software Engineer salaries at Red Hat can range from $117,468 - $199,685. This estimate is based upon 66 Red Hat 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 Red Hat can expect to make an average total pay of $161,037 . See all Principal Software Engineer salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.

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Red Hat Benefits

  • 401K Plan  (38 comments)

    “Good plan overall with matching up to a certain percentage.”

  • Health Insurance  (36 comments)

    “It's a good price for decent coverage and we have a few different options to pick from. Also, no penalty for adding spouses, even if they have...”

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off  (25 comments)

    “Pretty good. 4 weeks PTO, plus the week shutdown between Christmas and New Year's and holidays. So really, 6 weeks if that's all factored...”

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