Entry-Level Junior Software Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Junior Software Engineer earns an average salary of $53,685 per year. A skill in Python is associated with high pay for this job.

$39,071 - $70,854
(Median)
$39K
$54K
$71K
MEDIAN: $53,685
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$11.87 - $30.79
(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
$39,071 - $70,854  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,044  
Profit Sharing
$389.78 - $4,949  
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).
)
$35,277 - $71,502  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,228
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.87 - $30.79  
   
Overtime
$18.12 - $44.38  
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 - $6,044  
   
Profit Sharing
$389.78 - $4,949  
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).
)
$35,277 - $71,502  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 188
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Junior Software Engineer Salaries

Python
up arrow 16%

Linux
up arrow 4%

Java
up arrow 3%

JavaScript
up arrow 3%

Web Development
up arrow 3%

MySQL
up arrow 2%

C++
0%

National Average
$53,000

HTML
up arrow 1%

SQL
up arrow 3%

PHP
up arrow 4%

up arrow 6%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 6%

C#
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET
up arrow 12%

VB.Net
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 149 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 11%
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