A Software Engineer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earns an average salary of $68,515 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in C programming Language is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

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$94K
MEDIAN: $68,515
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$22.50 - $31.16
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$51,529 - $94,189  
   
Bonus
$986 - $8,468  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $4,966  
Total Pay (?
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$52,136 - $97,476  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 120
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$29.48  
   
Overtime
$28.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$986 - $8,468  
   
Profit Sharing
$986 - $4,966  
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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$52,136 - $97,476  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
Milwaukee:
$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$802
Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
5.7%

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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
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 57%

Experienced
up arrow 34%


National Average
$69,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C programming Language
up arrow 19%

C
up arrow 7%

Linux
up arrow 3%

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 1%

National Average
$69,000

Java
up arrow 1%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 1%

C++
up arrow 2%

HTML
up arrow 2%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 3%

.NET
up arrow 4%

ASP.NET
up arrow 4%

C#
up arrow 5%

SQL
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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