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Principal Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$151,833
$12,500
Additional Cash Compensation
$164,333
Total Compensation
Median: $152K
Min: $126K
Max: $201K

How Much Does a Principal Software Engineer Make in New York?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer in New York is $151,833. The average additional cash compensation for a Principal Software Engineer in New York is $12,500. The average total compensation for a Principal Software Engineer in New York is $164,333. Principal Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Principal Software Engineer employees in New York.

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Principal Software Engineer jobs in NYC
20

Technical Principal

Greater NYC Area
6 days ago
Expertise in multiple technologies (including Java, .Net, Ruby/Ruby on Rails/Scala/Clojure etc) across software engineering, security, data interchange, data management etc. Experience as an architect or leading and inspiring software development team. Solid understanding of the practical application of agile development methods and leading software development teams in an Agile/Lean/Continuous Delivery environment. Significant software development and infrastructure architecture experience in designing and architecting enterprise web applications. Understanding of the issues businesses face and experience working with them to create robust, scalable, elegant, flexible and relevant software solutions that truly transform industries. Experience working directly with senior IT groups in an advisory role. Experience working with CTO/COO to create technical strategies. Any experience building and leading an offshore/outsourcing function would be highly beneficial.

Principal Talent Sourcer

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
The Principal Talent Sourcer will be responsible for attracting the top 10% of revenue talent within the marketplace through the creation and execution of identification and engagement strategies. The ideal candidate will utilize multiple strategies inclusive of talent/heat mapping, strategic research, cold calling into competitive companies, leveraging online databases, social media, Boolean searching, heavy networking and attending relevant events.

Principal Technical Recruiter

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
As a Principal Technical Recruiter at Yext, you will be accountable for identifying, attracting and hiring unparalleled technology talent. You will be responsible for ensuring a world class candidate experience, while managing the entire recruiting lifecycle, from sourcing and outreach to closing candidates. In this role, you will act as a trusted advisor and partner to Yext's technology leadership team and work with everyone in the company to reach our big recruiting goals.

Cloud, Infrastructure & DevOps Lead/Principal Technologist

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
As a Cloud, Infrastructure + DevOps consultant, you are responsible for ensuring that the team and client have an understanding of operational requirements, and take a shared responsibility for designing and implementing infrastructure for delivering and running software services.

Principal Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+24
Namely is seeking a Principal Engineer to join our growing team in New York City. Our primary focus is to hire smart and motivated engineers that are eager to continue growing, mentoring, and driving big projects forward. Whether you’re looking to focus on front-end or back-end, or enjoy working across all levels of the software stack, you’ll have an opportunity to be hands-on as part of an agile development team. Our hiring process is language agnostic, we use a diverse set of tools and languages such as Go, Python, .NET Core, Kubernetes, Istio, Spinnaker, Kafka and more. We work with React and SPA’s in the front-end, and are moving towards an API driven architecture, powered by gRPC-based services.

Principal Engineer, Backend

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+17
As a Principal Backend Engineer you will be a technical leader sought out for architecting, designing and implementing backend services to support a variety of business needs. You will refine the design of our existing architecture and understand the impact that this can have across the company. You care about software elegance and enjoy doing code reviews to raise the bar for efficiency and programming best practices. You will report to the Director of Backend Services.

Tech Lead, Leaderboard

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+27
Scale Peloton’s leaderboard system to improve its performance and reliability as the number of users on the leaderboard reaches hundreds of thousands. Peloton’s Leaderboard shows the real time rankings of users in the same class, live or on-demand. Define leaderboard technical roadmap, propose and architect solutions to meet leaderboard scaling needs. Lead and contribute significantly to implementations for improving leaderboard. Foster technical innovation, grow and mentor engineers on the leaderboard team. Collaborate with cross functional team members from Design, Product, Program Management and UX in order to deliver against quarterly and annual roadmap objectives. Instill a culture of ownership, automation, re-use and engineering efficiency through the use of software design patterns and leveraging commercial, off the shelf tools. Achieve on-time delivery without compromising quality.

Staff Machine Learning Tech Lead, Manager

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+37
You’ll lead a team that solves challenging ML and NLP problems using data from millions of patients and hundreds of millions of documents to enable novel research on the impact of cancer treatments in the real world, to identify rare patient populations, to create new tools for measuring the quality of care, and to improve the process for matching patients to clinical trials.

Client Principal

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+20
As a Client Principal you will own a book of business with our existing clients. You will work to grow, nurture, and expand our current client relationships, while also helping to build out the Account Management practice at Stride. You will report to Stride’s President and join Stride’s Revenue team.

Principal Rails Engineer

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+25
The Principal Rails Engineer will be a technical lead for our Ruby on Rails applications, spanning multiple teams and products. In this role, you will help to bootstrap and set foundations for new initiatives; lead efforts to standardize best-practices in Ruby and Rails through training, pairing, and code reviews; facilitate a consistent approach to testing, implementing, and building; and vet, contribute to, or create open source projects used in our stack.

Principal Data Engineer

Greater NYC Area
6 days ago
+25
The Data Architect will be responsible for all data access patterns across the business. Data Scientists will want access to the billions of events tracked across our customers’ web sites each day. Data Analysts will want connect that usage back to configuration data in our relational database. The product itself will need to aggregate this constant flood of data in real time. Supported data initiatives in three different products using a combination of stream processing, messaging queues, and batch ETL.

Principal, Life Sciences Partnerships

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+37
Lead strategic engagement to develop long term, enterprise-wide partnerships with our biopharma partners, as well as other strategic collaborators (e.g., government / regulatory, advocacy groups). Become a subject matter expert on Flatiron’s offerings and reliably represent our capabilities to advance the research priorities of our biopharma research collaborators. Ensure effective day to day engagement with our biopharma research collaborators (e.g., HEOR, Bioinformatics, Medical Affairs), including on-site representation at client meetings (anticipated travel: Serve as the primary point of contact for biopharma research collaborators, interfacing to align Flatiron's offerings with client needs and selling new products and services to meet those needs. Lead development of new business proposals -- directly contributing to Flatiron revenues across the Research business. Collaborate with Flatiron’s cross-functional research team to ensure Flatiron delivers high quality work to our biopharma partners that exceeds client expectations. Act as the voice of the customer and collaborate across internal functional groups (product, research oncology, quantitative science, engineering, business development, legal and finance team members) to identify opportunities to enhance existing products, identify new potential product offerings and influence go-to-market strategy. Identify client-driven opportunities to enhance existing products, and identify potential new product offerings. Closely partner with the broader Life Sciences Partnerships team to execute against Flatiron’s sales strategy to drive explosive growth for the Flatiron Research business. Contribute to strategic initiatives, such as identifying and pursuing new growth opportunities for Flatiron and championing new processes to optimize Flatiron Research.

Principal Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Principal Software Engineer salary in New York is between $150k - $160k.

Average Principal Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Principal Software Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $157,000 on average.

Principal Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Principal Software Engineer salary for women is $155,000 and the average Principal Software Engineer salary for men is $154,667.

Principal Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $167,500.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $80,077
Min: $67K
Max: $97K
Software Test Engineer $93,150
Min: $65K
Max: $113K
QA Engineer $95,000
Min: $60K
Max: $139K
Salesforce Developer $104,850
Min: $76K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $105,737
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Front End Developer $110,430
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Android Developer $115,857
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Software Engineer $119,454
Min: $60K
Max: $230K
QA Manager $120,300
Min: $84K
Max: $145K
Data Engineer $120,839
Min: $75K
Max: $185K
iOS Developer $124,652
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
Sales Engineer $126,974
Min: $60K
Max: $185K
DevOps Engineer $130,676
Min: $90K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $132,324
Min: $93K
Max: $252K
Data Architect $135,217
Min: $85K
Max: $224K
Senior Software Engineer $150,565
Min: $110K
Max: $200K
Principal Software Engineer $151,833
Min: $126K
Max: $201K
Engineering Manager $171,900
Min: $95K
Max: $230K
Director of Software Engineering $190,762
Min: $154K
Max: $239K
Vice President of Engineering $228,842
Min: $172K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $261,516
Min: $132K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Principal Software Engineer salaries in New York

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DevOps
2% have this skill
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Node.js
2% have this skill
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.NET
2% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
2% have this skill
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C#
2% have this skill
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Javascript
2% have this skill

Recent Principal Software Engineer salaries in New York

$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Developer Consultant reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
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51-200 Employees
New York
$149,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $149,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$158,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $158,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
New York
$157,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $157,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$141,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $141,000
500+ Employees
New York
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
500+ Employees
New York
$126,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $126,000
500+ Employees
New York
$158,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $158,000
500+ Employees
New York
$152,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $152,000
500+ Employees
New York
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