Entry-Level Software Support Engineer Salary

Entry-Level Software Support Engineers pull down an average of $54K annually. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Software Support Engineers is high. The vast majority (84 percent) of Entry-Level Software Support Engineers who answered the questionnaire are male. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.
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$38,591 - $77,387
$39K
$54K
$77K
MEDIAN: $53,960
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$17.44 - $29.80
$17
$23
$30
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$38,591 - $77,387  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
Profit Sharing
$60.00  
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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$38,305 - $78,559  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 76
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.44 - $29.80  
   
Overtime
$36.65  
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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
   
Profit Sharing
$60.00  
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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$38,305 - $78,559  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Key Stats for Software Support Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Software Support Engineer Salaries

Java
▲13%

Technical Analysis
▲12%

UNIX
▲12%

C# Programming Language
▲8%

C#
▲7%

SQL
▲4%

Windows 2003 Server
▲4%

National Average
$54,000

Troubleshooting
▼1%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 5%