Entry-Level Junior Software Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Junior Software Engineer earns an average salary of $53,570 per year. A skill in Python is associated with high pay for this job.

$38,963 - $70,709
(Median)
$39K
$54K
$71K
MEDIAN: $53,570
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90%

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$11.81 - $30.71
(Median)
$12
$20
$31
MEDIAN: $19.00
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90%

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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.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$38,963 - $70,709  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,047  
Profit Sharing
$387.83 - $4,966  
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).
)
$35,168 - $71,360  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,219
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.81 - $30.71  
   
Overtime
$17.88 - $44.49  
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 - $6,047  
   
Profit Sharing
$387.83 - $4,966  
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).
)
$35,168 - $71,360  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 183
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Junior Software Engineer Salaries

Python
up arrow 16%

Java
up arrow 3%

JavaScript
up arrow 3%

Web Development
up arrow 3%

Linux
up arrow 3%

MySQL
up arrow 2%

C++
0%

National Average
$53,000

HTML
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 3%

PHP
up arrow 3%

up arrow 6%

C#
up arrow 7%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET
up arrow 13%

VB.Net
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 147 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 11%
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