How much does a Senior Principal Software Engineer make?

Updated 20 Jan 2022
US$163,128 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,059 salaries

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US$125K

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US$212K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Senior Principal Software Engineer make? The national average salary for a Senior Principal Software Engineer is $163,128 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Principal Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,059 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Principal Software Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L6
Senior Principal Software Engineer€83,430 /yr
L7
Director of Software Engineering€140,314 /yr
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Dell Technologies
4.2

Dell Technologies

Senior Principal Software Engineer
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€75K -€100K

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€75K

€100K

€75,055 - €100,017 Range

Oracle
3.8

Oracle

Senior Principal Software Engineer
About 

€81K -€116K

€81K

€116K

€80,634 - €115,603 Range

Johnson Controls
3.6

Johnson Controls

Senior Principal Software Engineer
About 

€106K -€115K

€106K

€115K

€106,129 - €115,281 Range

Aspect Software
3.4

Aspect Software

Senior Principal Software Engineer
About 

€73K -€78K

€73K

€78K

€73,277 - €78,084 Range

Kofax
3.6

Kofax

Senior Principal Software Engineer
About 

€51K -€55K

€51K

€55K

€50,623 - €54,985 Range

Dell Technologies
4.2

Dell Technologies

Principal Software Engineer

€76,443

 /yr
Range: €62K - €83K

€62K

€83K

€61,731 - €82,626 Range

Fidelity Investments
4.2

Fidelity Investments

Principal Software Engineer

€80,161

 /yr
Range: €65K - €86K

€65K

€86K

€65,399 - €86,424 Range

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Oracle
3.8

Oracle

Principal Software Engineer

€87,990

 /yr
Range: €69K - €96K

€69K

€96K

€69,340 - €96,009 Range

Mastercard
4.2

Mastercard

Principal Software Engineer

€107,103

 /yr
Range: €95K - €118K

€95K

€118K

€94,969 - €118,318 Range

AOL
4.2

AOL

Principal Software Engineer

€76,961

 /yr
Range: €75K - €86K

€75K

€86K

€75,100 - €86,218 Range

Aspect Software
3.4

Aspect Software

Principal Software Engineer

€68,052

 /yr
Range: €58K - €78K

€58K

€78K

€58,094 - €78,407 Range

Department of Education and Skills (Ireland)
4

Department of Education and Skills (Ireland)

Principal

€63,885

 /yr
Range: €52K - €83K

€52K

€83K

€51,741 - €82,865 Range

CPL Resources
3.9

CPL Resources

Principal Consultant

€48,906

 /yr
Range: €36K - €404K

€36K

€404K

€36,409 - €404,164 Range

AECOM
3.7

AECOM

Principal Engineer

€85,935

 /yr
Range: €65K - €97K

€65K

€97K

€65,368 - €97,181 Range

Department of Education and Skills (Ireland)
4

Department of Education and Skills (Ireland)

School Principal

€74,570

 /yr
Range: €40K - €93K

€40K

€93K

€40,455 - €93,046 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Principal Consultant

€90,812

 /yr
Range: €66K - €92K

€66K

€92K

€66,045 - €92,313 Range

Dell Technologies
4.2

Dell Technologies

Principal Engineer

€62,074

 /yr
Range: €61K - €63K

€61K

€63K

€61,142 - €63,312 Range

Telefónica
4

Telefónica

Principal Engineer

€74,451

 /yr
Range: €74K - €76K

€74K

€76K

€73,574 - €75,975 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Principal Software Engineer

€85,683

 /yr
Range: €70K - €105K

€70K

€105K

€69,617 - €105,210 Range

Paddy Power Betfair
4

Paddy Power Betfair

Principal Software Engineer

€94,879

 /yr
Range: €78K - €127K

€78K

€127K

€77,634 - €126,750 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Principal Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Principal Software Engineer is €83,430 per year in Ireland. Filter by location to see a Senior Principal Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Principal Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Principal Software Engineer in Ireland is €111,250 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Principal Software Engineer in Ireland is €52,812 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

€110,146
per year
A Senior Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €110,146 per year
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10+ years experience
Dublin Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
€111,250
per year
A Senior Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €111,250 per year
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10+ years experience
Dublin Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
€95,962
per year
A Senior Principal Software Engineer in the Cork Area area reported making €95,962 per year
Additional Pay
€14k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cork Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
€77,686
per year
A Senior Principal Software Engineer in the Cork Area area reported making €77,686 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cork Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
€83,430
per year
A Senior Principal Software Engineer in the Dublin Area area reported making €83,430 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dublin Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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