A Software Engineer in Raleigh, North Carolina earns an average salary of $76,955 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C programming Language and C++ Programming Language. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

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MEDIAN: $76,955
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$20.27 - $128.22
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Salary
$58,565 - $108,145  
   
Bonus
$2,035 - $14,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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$60,431 - $113,441  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 217
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Hourly Rate
$20.27 - $128.22  
   
Overtime
$55.00  
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Bonus
$2,035 - $14,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$60,431 - $113,441  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Raleigh, North Carolina

Wake County, North Carolina
451,949
Male:
219,184 (48.5%)
Female:
232,765 (51.5%)
Raleigh (/ˈrɑːli/; RAH-lee) is the capital of the state of North Carolina, the seat of Wake County in the United States. Raleigh is known as the "City of Oaks" for its many oak trees, which line the streets in the heart of the city. The city covers a land area of 142.8 square miles (370 km2). The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population as 451,066 as of July 1, 2015. It is also one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. Raleigh is home to North Carolina State University and is part of the Research Triangle area, together with Durham (home of Duke University) and Chapel Hill (home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). The "Triangle" nickname originated after the 1959 creation of the Research Triangle Park, located...
Raleigh:
$56,910
North Carolina:
$47,830
$970
Raleigh:
$226,500
North Carolina:
$160,100
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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
051
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$79,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


C++ Programming Language
up arrow 15%

Python
up arrow 7%

C
up arrow 4%


C++
up arrow 1%

Linux
up arrow 1%

HTML
0%

National Average
$79,000

C#
up arrow 1%

ASP.NET
up arrow 1%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 1%


SQL
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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