Average Salary in Seattle, Washington

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Project Management4,547

Microsoft Excel3,791

Microsoft Office3,271

Customer Service2,736

Data Analysis2,453

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)1,728

Microsoft Word1,554

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The average salary in Seattle, Washington, is $69,031. As of Q1 2017, the trend in wages is growing with a 0.7 percent increase over last quarter. The cost of living is 45 percent above the national average in Seattle. Popular jobs in Seattle include Software Engineer, Software Development Engineer (SDE), and Senior Software Engineer which pay between $100,214 and $128,123 per year. Some popular Seattle industries include Software as a Service (SaaS) Development, Software Development, and Retail. In Seattle, some popular employers include Amazon.com Inc, Microsoft Corp, and The Boeing Company.

Popular Seattle Employers

Amazon.com Inc

Average Salary: $101,001

Microsoft Corp

Average Salary: $116,890

The Boeing Company

Average Salary: $87,655

University of Washington (UW)

Average Salary: $62,477

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