Software Engineer in New York Salary

Software Engineers in New York, N.Y. can expect to earn an average of $94K per year. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $19K and $17K, respectively — total cash payment to New York Software Engineers can bottom out near $61K or peak near $136K depending on individual performance. Experience level and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Men make up the vast majority of Software Engineers in New York (84 percent) who took the survey. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$62,648 - $127,258
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$94K
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MEDIAN: $94,198
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$15.13 - $82.68
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MEDIAN: $35.84
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$62,648 - $127,258  
   
Bonus
$968 - $19,364  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $16,768  
Commission
$8,000  
Total Pay (?
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$61,423 - $136,451  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,195
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$15.13 - $82.68  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $60.08  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$968 - $19,364  
   
Commission
$8,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $16,768  
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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$61,423 - $136,451  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 69

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
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New York:
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$1,317
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New York:
$293,500
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Bloomberg LP, Google, Inc., Morgan Stanley, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and Factset Research Systems Inc. are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of New York Software Engineers. Bloomberg LP pays the most with a median salary of $128K, though there is little variation overall ($85K to $146K). Google, Inc., Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), and Morgan Stanley also offer top salaries for Software Engineers in New York, N.Y.. Workers at these firms can expect to earn about $125K, $119K, and $112K, respectively.

Pay for New York Software Engineers is the lowest at Factset Research Systems Inc., which has a median salary of $94K. In addition, there's little room to grow there, with salaries maxing out at $104K. Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. at $94K, American Express Co. (AMEX) at $96K, and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), where $97K is the norm.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 909 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $107,000 based on 333 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $116,000 based on 122 salaries. A Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $157,000 based on 26 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 128 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲62%

▲20%

▲11%

National Average
$97,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

▲7%

▲2%

C programming Language
▲1%

C++ Programming Language
▼0%

National Average
$97,000

▼1%

C++
▼1%


▼4%

SQL
▼6%

C#
▼8%

▼8%

C
▼9%

▼9%


▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 128 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 12%
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