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Entry-Level Junior Software Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Junior Software Engineer earns an average salary of $53,025 per year. A skill in Python is associated with high pay for this job.
$39,087 - $71,268
(Median)
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53K
63K
71K
MEDIAN: $53,025
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$12.11 - $29.38
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$39,087 - $71,268  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,042  
Profit Sharing
$404.06 - $4,507  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$34,855 - $71,620  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,005
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.11 - $29.38  
   
Overtime
$18.38 - $43.82  
National Annualized 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.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,042  
   
Profit Sharing
$404.06 - $4,507  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$34,855 - $71,620  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 158
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Pay Difference by Location

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Junior Software Engineer Salaries

Python
up arrow 21%

Web Development
up arrow 8%

Java
up arrow 3%

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

National Average
$52,000

Linux
up arrow 1%

C++
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 2%

HTML
up arrow 3%

MySQL
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 5%

PHP
up arrow 5%

C#
up arrow 6%

ASP.NET
up arrow 11%

VB.Net
up arrow 11%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 158 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 10%