The average Software Engineering Group Manager in the United States earns approximately $130K annually. There are far more male Software Engineering Group Managers survey respondents than women, making up 86 percent. The majority of Software Engineering Group Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$92,110 - $166,362
$92K
$130K
$170K
MEDIAN: $129,675
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$92,110 - $166,362  
   
Bonus
$1,026 - $25,644  
Profit Sharing
$3,500  
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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$92,110 - $180,910  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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Job Description for Software Engineering Group Manager

  • Act as a resource for software developers on policies, procedures and technical issues.
  • Plan, direct, and coordinate all activities associated with writing software.
  • Plan, direct and coordinate daily activities of a department/group/team.
  • Hire, review, and fire non-management employees.

Common Career Paths for Software Engineering Group Manager


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Software Engineering Group Managers who transition into an upper level Software Engineering position will not necessarily make much more than they do in their current role. The average Software Engineering makes $139K a year.

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Key Stats for Software Engineering Group Manager

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
048
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
40%
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Experience Affects Software Engineering Group Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$137,000

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Mid-Career
up arrow 27%

Skills That Affect Software Engineering Group Manager Salaries

Java
up arrow 7%

National Average
$137,000

C
up arrow 1%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 1%

C++
up arrow 5%

C#
up arrow 13%

.NET
up arrow 19%

SQL
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
dental benefits
None:
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