Software Engineers with Database skills can expect wages of $87K annually on average. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. The vast majority of Software Engineers with Database skills (85 percent) who took the survey are men. Job satisfaction for Software Engineers with Database skills is high. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$58,864 - $127,027
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MEDIAN: $86,894
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$58,864 - $127,027  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,271  
Profit Sharing
$7,500  
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$58,403 - $134,730  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 89

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
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Experienced
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National Average
$88,000


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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