A Mid-Career Software Engineer earns an average salary of $88,599 per year.

$63,483 - $126,962
(Median)
$63K
$89K
$130K
MEDIAN: $88,599
10%
50%
90%

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$23.10 - $71.46
(Median)
$23
$43
$71
MEDIAN: $42.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$63,483 - $126,962  
   
Bonus
$983 - $16,690  
Profit Sharing
$695 - $16,322  
Commission
$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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$63,779 - $135,101  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7,724
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.10 - $71.46  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.79  
Overtime
$25.18 - $63.72  
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
$983 - $16,690  
   
Commission
$5,000  
Profit Sharing
$695 - $16,322  
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).
)
$63,779 - $135,101  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 426
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Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

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Linux
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Java
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JavaScript
0%

C++ Programming Language
0%

National Average
$91,000

C programming Language
up arrow 1%

C++
up arrow 4%

SQL
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C#
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1000 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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