A Software Engineer earns an average salary of $69,749 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$27,334 - $99,372
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Salary $27,334 - $99,372
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$28,349 - $100,655
  • Country: Denmark
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 146

Job Description for Software Engineer

In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functioning programs or new features for existing software.

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Software Engineer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $71,263

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

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
1%

Related Jobs

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲33%

▲7%

National Average
$71,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

▲2%


National Average
$71,000

C#
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 37%