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

A Mid-Career Software Development Engineer (SDE) earns an average salary of $97,275 per year.
Mid-Career Software Development Engineer (SDE) Total Pay (?
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$68,568 - $120,511
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $97,275
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Mid-Career Software Development Engineer (SDE) Total Pay (?
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$33.38 - $59.85
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $41.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$68,568 - $120,511  
   
Bonus
$1,989 - $20,359  
Profit Sharing
$1,015 - $19,392  
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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$69,843 - $132,630  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 678
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$33.38 - $59.85  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,989 - $20,359  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,015 - $19,392  
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).
)
$69,843 - $132,630  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 678
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

C
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JavaScript
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Java
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C#
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C++
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Linux
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$102,000
.NET
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UNIX
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ASP.NET
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Oracle
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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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PL/SQL
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Gender

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female alumni
 
Male
91%
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 4%
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