How much does a Principal Software Engineer make?

Updated 29 Nov 2021
€83,766 /yr
Average Base Pay

118 salaries

€68K

Low

€84K

Average

€118K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Principal Software Engineer is €83,766 per year in Ireland. Filter by location to see Principal Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 118 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Software Engineer employees.

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Principal Software Engineer€83,766 /yr
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Dell Technologies
4.2

Dell Technologies

Principal Software Engineer

€75,724

 /yr
Range: €61K - €82K
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€61K

€82K

€60,924 - €81,545 Range

Fidelity Investments
4.2

Fidelity Investments

Principal Software Engineer

€80,426

 /yr
Range: €65K - €88K

€65K

€88K

€64,543 - €87,999 Range

Oracle
3.8

Oracle

Principal Software Engineer

€86,839

 /yr
Range: €68K - €95K

€68K

€95K

€68,433 - €94,753 Range

Mastercard
4.2

Mastercard

Principal Software Engineer

€105,702

 /yr
Range: €94K - €117K

€94K

€117K

€93,726 - €116,770 Range

AOL
4

AOL

Principal Software Engineer

€75,954

 /yr
Range: €74K - €85K

€74K

€85K

€74,117 - €85,090 Range

Aspect Software
3.4

Aspect Software

Principal Software Engineer

€67,162

 /yr
Range: €57K - €77K

€57K

€77K

€57,334 - €77,382 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Principal Software Engineer

€84,562

 /yr
Range: €69K - €104K

€69K

€104K

€68,707 - €103,833 Range

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Paddy Power Betfair
4

Paddy Power Betfair

Principal Software Engineer

€93,638

 /yr
Range: €77K - €125K

€77K

€125K

€76,619 - €125,092 Range

Workday
4.2

Workday

Principal Software Engineer

€133,300

 /yr
Range: €125K - €134K

€125K

€134K

€124,600 - €133,800 Range

EMC
3.7

EMC

Principal Software Engineer

€71,878

 /yr
Range: €65K - €85K

€65K

€85K

€65,068 - €84,959 Range

Retail inMotion
3

Retail inMotion

Principal Software Engineer

€87,741

 /yr
Range: €82K - €93K

€82K

€93K

€81,750 - €93,176 Range

Red Hat
4.4

Red Hat

Principal Software Engineer

€100,117

 /yr
Range: €76K - €110K

€76K

€110K

€75,576 - €110,343 Range

NortonLifeLock
3.8

NortonLifeLock

Principal Software Engineer
About 

€75K -€98K

€75K

€98K

€74,624 - €98,248 Range

Yahoo
4

Yahoo

Principal Software Engineer
About 

€81K -€101K

€81K

€101K

€81,446 - €100,906 Range

Sage
4.1

Sage

Principal Software Engineer
About 

€62K -€74K

€62K

€74K

€61,885 - €74,313 Range

Openet
3.7

Openet

Principal Software Engineer
About 

€84K -€93K

€84K

€93K

€83,968 - €92,960 Range

Liberty IT
3.9

Liberty IT

Principal Software Engineer
About 

€69K -€75K

€69K

€75K

€68,631 - €74,829 Range

Corvil
4.4

Corvil

Principal Software Engineer
About 

€87K -€97K

€87K

€97K

€87,139 - €97,055 Range

Viasat
4.1

Viasat

Principal Software Engineer
About 

€105K -€115K

€105K

€115K

€104,987 - €114,521 Range

Sajan
2.8

Sajan

Principal Software Engineer
About 

€85K -€97K

€85K

€97K

€84,638 - €97,267 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Principal Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is €83,766 per year in Ireland. Filter by location to see a Principal Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 118 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Principal Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Principal Software Engineer in Ireland is €118,385 per year.

The lowest salary for a Principal Software Engineer in Ireland is €68,010 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent principal software engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

€75,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €75,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Dublin Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
€132,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €132,000 per year
Additional Pay
€13k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dublin Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
€79,500
per year
A Principal Software Engineer/Tech Lead in the Galway Area area reported making €79,500 per year
Additional Pay
€14k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Galway Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
€150,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dublin Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
€110,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €110,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dublin Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
€80,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Limerick Area area reported making €80,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Limerick Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
€78,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Limerick Area area reported making €78,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Limerick Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
€110,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €110,000 per year
Additional Pay
€10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Dublin Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
€35
hourly
A Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €35 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dublin Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
€71,000
per year
A Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €71,000 per year
Additional Pay
€5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Dublin Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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