The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Software Engineer is $102,948 per year.

$76,538 - $141,143
$77K
$100K
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MEDIAN: $102,948
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$39.22 - $82.94
$39
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MEDIAN: $55.12
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$76,538 - $141,143  
   
Bonus
$1,435 - $19,485  
Profit Sharing
$755 - $20,067  
Commission
$12,000  
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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$77,860 - $150,701  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6,119
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$39.22 - $82.94  
   
Hourly Tips
$20.00  
Overtime
$31.98 - $70.74  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,435 - $19,485  
   
Commission
$12,000  
Profit Sharing
$755 - $20,067  
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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$77,860 - $150,701  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 223

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 729 votes.
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5-9 years
73%
10-19 years
27%
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Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

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C++ Programming Language
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National Average
$107,000


C++
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SQL
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 729 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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