Entry-Level Software Engineering Intern Salary

Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns take home an average $20.88 per hour. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns report high levels of job satisfaction. A little less than one-fifth report receiving medical coverage from their employers and nearly one in eight collect dental insurance. There are far more male Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns survey respondents than women, making up 82 percent. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$30,483 - $97,545
$30K
$68K
$98K
MEDIAN: $67,894
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$13.27 - $36.81
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MEDIAN: $20.88
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$0$97K
Salary $30,483 - $97,545
Bonus $0.00 - $11,792
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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$28,642 - $86,277
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 66
Hourly Data $0$65
Hourly Rate $13.27 - $36.81
Hourly Tips $6.33
Overtime $21.72 - $65.56
Annual Data $0$86K
Bonus $0.00 - $11,792
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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$28,642 - $86,277
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 327

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Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns flock to Amazon.com Inc for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $97K lead the pack in compensation.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,538

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns, 72 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Santa Clara (+56 percent), Seattle (+48 percent), Sunnyvale (+48 percent), and Mountain View (+47 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in a Software Engineering Intern's salary, with Pittsburgh Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns earning salaries that are 28 percent less than the national average. Atlanta and San Diego are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 11 percent lower and 3 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Software Engineering Intern

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
41%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
2%
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Skills That Affect Software Engineering Intern Salaries

C
▲4%


National Average
$47,000


Linux
▼1%

C++
▼2%

▼2%


▼3%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼7%

C# Programming Language
▼10%

▼11%

SQL
▼12%

Angular.js
▼12%

C#
▼20%

PHP
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 19%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 77%
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