We have 517 Principal Software Engineer jobs nationwide. The average Principal Software Engineer salary is $111,000 annually, +$50K (58%) more than the average national salary. Statistically, Principal Software Engineers are very happy with their career.
"I love the ability to design and develop products which enterprises use. Feels as I am contributing something to the world. I find sometimes we end up being involved with solving some difficult problems, which make this job very challenging and interesting."
"You get to create designs and mentor juniors."