Browse Categories
Change Country United States » Degree/Major Subject » Master of Science (MS), Software Engineering Overview » Master of Science (MS), Software Engineering Salary

Master of Science (MS), Software Engineering Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Master of Science (MS), Software Engineering Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$80K$160K
Software Engineer
70 salaries
$60,077 - $115,884  
  
Senior Software Engineer
40 salaries
$77,156 - $134,700  
Software Developer
17 salaries
$58,175 - $111,613  
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
14 salaries
$70,496 - $126,000  
Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
8 salaries
$43,172 - $102,698  
Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)
7 salaries
$86,000 - $105,109  
Solutions Architect
7 salaries
$105,748 - $150,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 398

Key Stats

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %
Salary
$58,849 - $107,036
Salary
$63,002 - $117,994
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
$76,588 - $124,140
$75,000 - $120,133
$79,733 - $110,614
$61,463 - $121,856
$49,833 - $141,584

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon


Get Career Tips & Advice

    5 Easy Ways to Be Happier at Work
    In a perfect world, we'd be able to walk away from less-than-awesome jobs, preferably after making a well-scripted scene that somehow has no lasting r...
    These 5 Jobs Have the Worst Gender Wage Gap
    Women make about 80 percent of what men earn, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, which is a big improvement over 30 years ago, when the numb...
    4 Great Reasons to Doodle at Work
    Doodling, an act as old as note-taking itself, is better understood than it once was. It turns out, there may be some real benefits to this activity t...

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.

PayScale Research
Center