Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary

A Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills earns an average salary of $79,900 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$57,961 - $119,101
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MEDIAN: $79,900
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$17.34 - $58.21
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MEDIAN: $32.61
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,961 - $119,101  
   
Bonus
$502 - $15,813  
Profit Sharing
$821 - $16,484  
Commission
$250.00  
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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$57,088 - $126,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5,220
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.34 - $58.21  
   
Hourly Tips
$12.04  
Overtime
$19.25 - $72.21  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$502 - $15,813  
   
Commission
$250.00  
Profit Sharing
$821 - $16,484  
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).
)
$57,088 - $126,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 336
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $80,987

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 684 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲36%

▲27%

▲11%

National Average
$81,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 684 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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