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Mid-Career Software Engineer Salary

A Mid-Career Software Engineer earns an average salary of $82,553 per year. A skill in Python is associated with high pay for this job.

$59,595 - $117,439
(Median)
$60K
$83K
$120K
MEDIAN: $82,552
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$23.43 - $66.71
(Median)
$23
$41
$67
MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary 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
Salary
$59,595 - $117,439  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,819  
Profit Sharing
$781 - $13,944  
Commission
$1,250 - $28,000  
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).
)
$59,991 - $123,746  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10,150
National Hourly Rate 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$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.43 - $66.71  
   
Overtime
$18.12 - $64.40  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,819  
   
Commission
$1,250 - $28,000  
Profit Sharing
$781 - $13,944  
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).
)
$59,991 - $123,746  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 554

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Software Engineer Salaries

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C
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Linux
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Java
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C++
0%

JavaScript
0%

UNIX
0%

National Average
$85,000

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C#
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SQL
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PHP
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1865 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 7%
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