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Principal Software Engineer Salary
in the United States

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in the United States?
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$113,239 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$54 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$5,492 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average principal software engineer salary in United States is $113,239 or an equivalent hourly rate of $54. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $5,492. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$78,797 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$140,775 (USD)

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