Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) in Seattle Salary

A Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $122,458 per year. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers. A skill in C++ Programming Language is associated with high pay for this job.

$101,202 - $153,631
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MEDIAN: $123,462
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Salary $101,202 - $153,631
Bonus $507 - $34,521
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $53,177
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$107,859 - $181,457
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 86

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Pay by Experience for a Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $136,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 53 salaries. A Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $133,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

▲4%

▲1%

National Average
$131,000

▼1%

Entry-Level
▼1%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries


▲1%

▼0%


National Average
$131,000

JavaScript
▼2%

▼3%

C++
▼4%

C#
▼6%

C
▼6%

SQL
▼6%

▼10%

HTML
▼10%

ASP.NET
▼14%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼15%

Ajax
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
no benefits
None: 4%
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