A Software Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina earns an average salary of $76,473 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are C programming Language, . NET, and C++ Programming Language. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$55,995 - $112,795
(Median)
$56K
$76K
$110K
MEDIAN: $76,473
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MEDIAN: $41.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,995 - $112,795  
   
Bonus
$1,017 - $15,000  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
Total Pay (?
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$56,593 - $117,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 107
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$41.27  
   
Overtime
$53.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,017 - $15,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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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$56,593 - $117,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 88%



National Average
$80,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C programming Language
up arrow 16%

.NET
up arrow 13%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 10%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 10%


ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 9%

C
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 2%

ASP.NET
up arrow 1%

HTML
0%

National Average
$80,000

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

Java
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 3%

PHP
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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