Experienced Research & Development (R&D) Engineer, Computer Software Salary

Median pay for Experienced Software Research & Development Engineers is around $117K per year. Most Experienced Software Research & Development Engineers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Making up 75 percent of those who took the survey, male Experienced Software Research & Development Engineers greatly outnumber their female counterparts. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$84,338 - $205,551
$84K
$120K
$210K
MEDIAN: $116,885
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Salary
$84,338 - $205,551  
   
Bonus
$2,517 - $16,290  
Profit Sharing
$26,750  
Total Pay (?
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$84,971 - $210,578  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Key Stats for Research & Development (R&D) Engineer, Computer Software

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
10-19 years
94%
20 years or more
6%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Research & Development (R&D) Engineer, Computer Software Salaries

C programming Language
▼0%

National Average
$119,000

C
▼1%

Linux
▼1%

C++ Programming Language
▼2%

Python
▼2%

Java
▼4%

UNIX
▼7%

C++
▼8%

C#
▼14%

SQL
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
dental benefits
None:
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