Software Engineer Salary in New York

The average New York Software Engineer can expect to rake in roughly $88K annually. Total cash earnings of Software Engineers in New York, N.Y. range from $60K on the low end to $130K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $19K and $15K, respectively. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. For the most part, New York Software Engineers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,310 - $122,286
(Median)
$59K
$88K
$120K
MEDIAN: $87,605
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$17.50 - $104.76
(Median)
$18
$48
$100
MEDIAN: $48.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,310 - $122,286  
   
Bonus
$510 - $19,448  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,456  
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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$59,853 - $130,215  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,233
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$17.50 - $104.76  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $108.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$510 - $19,448  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,456  
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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$59,853 - $130,215  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Popular Employer Salaries for Software Engineer in New York, New York


Software Engineers in New York, N.Y. flock to Google, Inc., Bloomberg LP, Morgan Stanley, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and Factset Research Systems Inc., highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. Google, Inc. pays the most with a median salary of $123K, though with a large amount of variation, going from a low of $85K to a high of $159K.

Salaries are easily beat at Factset Research Systems Inc., where median pay comes to just $97K, the lowest in the field. What's more, with base pay starting at $76K and ending at $105K, range in salary is rather small.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer in New York, New York

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


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Software Engineers in New York. Inexperienced workers earn around $85K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years pull down a much higher average of $101K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $123K in this role. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $138K.

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National Average
$91,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer in New York, New York Salaries

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Ruby on Rails
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Java
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JavaScript
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National Average
$91,000

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 135 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 11%
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