Entry-Level Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Software Development Engineer (SDE) is $97,949 per year.

$67,803 - $119,336
$68K
$98K
$120K
MEDIAN: $97,949
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$23.49 - $55.37
$23
$37
$55
MEDIAN: $36.59
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$67,803 - $119,336  
   
Bonus
$2,955 - $25,545  
Profit Sharing
$1,979 - $24,240  
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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$68,128 - $135,942  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 834
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.49 - $55.37  
   
Hourly Tips
$15.00  
Overtime
$41.78  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$2,955 - $25,545  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,979 - $24,240  
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).
)
$68,128 - $135,942  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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Key Stats for Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 83 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Algorithm Development
▲9%

▲5%


Python
▲1%

National Average
$104,000

Linux
▼1%

C programming Language
▼1%

C
▼2%

C++ Programming Language
▼2%

C++
▼4%

▼6%

▼6%

C#
▼9%

SQL
▼9%

ASP.NET
▼13%

C# Programming Language
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 83 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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