Experienced Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Experienced Software Development Engineer (SDE) is $99,597 per year.
Experienced Software Development Engineer (SDE) Total Pay (?
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$74,205 - $125,137
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $99,596
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Experienced Software Development Engineer (SDE) Total Pay (?
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$26.00 - $75.00
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MEDIAN: $48.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$74,205 - $125,137  
   
Bonus
$1,010 - $20,064  
Profit Sharing
$888 - $30,410  
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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$76,183 - $138,569  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 290
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$26.00 - $75.00  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,010 - $20,064  
   
Profit Sharing
$888 - $30,410  
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).
)
$76,183 - $138,569  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 290
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$103,000
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Skills That Affect Experienced Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Java
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C++
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C#
0%
National Average
$103,000
.NET
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ASP.NET
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Microsoft SQL Server
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C
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Linux
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SQL
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HTML
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Gender

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Male
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 90%
vision benefits Vision: 80% employee benefits None: 4%
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