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Experienced Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salary

An Experienced Software Development Engineer (SDE) earns an average salary of $101,078 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Ruby on Rails and Object Oriented Programming (OOP).
$76,224 - $129,893
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $101,077
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$15.46 - $83.38
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$76,224 - $129,893  
   
Bonus
$998 - $20,333  
Profit Sharing
$888 - $29,153  
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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$77,430 - $143,683  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 260
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$15.46 - $83.38  
   
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$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$998 - $20,333  
   
Profit Sharing
$888 - $29,153  
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).
)
$77,430 - $143,683  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Pay Difference by Location

Skills That Affect Experienced Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 32%

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
up arrow 22%

HTML
up arrow 10%

Java
up arrow 8%

UNIX
up arrow 8%

C++
up arrow 1%

National Average
$106,000

C#
up arrow 1%

.NET
up arrow 4%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 5%

ASP.NET
up arrow 6%

C
up arrow 6%

SQL
up arrow 7%

Linux
up arrow 8%

JavaScript
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 91%
vision benefits Vision: 82% employee benefits None: 3%