Mid-Career Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career Software Development Engineer (SDE) earns an average salary of $98,076 per year.
Mid-Career Software Development Engineer (SDE) Total Pay (?
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$69,524 - $121,305
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $98,076
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Mid-Career Software Development Engineer (SDE) Total Pay (?
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$33.63 - $59.77
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $42.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$69,524 - $121,305  
   
Bonus
$2,000 - $20,747  
Profit Sharing
$1,019 - $15,586  
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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$70,801 - $133,799  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 682
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$33.63 - $59.77  
   
Overtime
$31.17 - $70.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$2,000 - $20,747  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,019 - $15,586  
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).
)
$70,801 - $133,799  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 682
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$103,000
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
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C
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Java
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JavaScript
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C#
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$103,000
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Linux
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Python
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Microsoft SQL Server
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HTML
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SQL
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Internet Information Server (IIS)
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Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 4%
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