Software Development Engineer (SDE) at Microsoft Corp Salary

A Software Development Engineer (SDE) at Microsoft Corp earns an average salary of $106,912 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.

$90,662 - $125,664
(Median)
$91K
$110K
$130K
MEDIAN: $106,911
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50%
90%

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$37.25 - $85.42
(Median)
$37
$56
$85
MEDIAN: $56.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$90,662 - $125,664  
   
Bonus
$4,908 - $17,609  
Profit Sharing
$1,450 - $13,000  
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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$93,821 - $142,095  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 246
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$37.25 - $85.42  
   
Overtime
$44.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$4,908 - $17,609  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,450 - $13,000  
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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$93,821 - $142,095  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Experience Affects Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%


National Average
$117,000


Skills That Affect Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
up arrow 8%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 5%

.NET
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 1%

HTML
up arrow 1%

C++
0%

JavaScript
0%

ASP.NET
0%

National Average
$117,000

C
up arrow 1%

SQL
up arrow 2%

Java
up arrow 3%

Python
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
medical benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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