Software Development Engineer (SDE) at Microsoft Corp Salary

A Software Development Engineer (SDE) at Microsoft Corp earns an average salary of $113,829 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$98,637 - $134,034
$99K
$110K
$130K
MEDIAN: $113,829
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Salary
$98,637 - $134,034  
   
Bonus
$5,054 - $16,219  
Profit Sharing
$912 - $19,727  
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$100,923 - $150,343  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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Key Stats for Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

▲7%

▲3%

National Average
$123,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries



▲1%

C programming Language
▲1%

National Average
$123,000


Algorithm Development
▼2%

C#
▼3%

▼4%

HTML
▼4%

C++
▼5%

C
▼5%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼5%

▼6%

SQL
▼8%

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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