The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $35,933 per year.

$20,332 - $55,829
$20K
$36K
$56K
MEDIAN: $35,933
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$0$62K
Salary $20,332 - $55,829
Bonus $0.00 - $6,184
Profit Sharing $1,817
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$21,066 - $62,964
  • Country: Greece
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 89

Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

A senior software engineer typically has a background in computer science, web development, and/or engineering. A bachelor's degree in any of those fields is generally considered a plus, as is experience working in web development. Some abilities they might have are a strong attention to detail, an ability to multitask, and an ability to work independently and on a team. Senior software engineers usually work in an office. They may work with other people to complete projects, but staying focused and working alone is typical.

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Senior Software Engineer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Senior Software Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$185K

Microsoft Corp
192 profiles
$140,283

$132,126

$97,063

$150,714

$109,677

Qualcomm Inc
91 profiles
$106,933

Google, Inc.
85 profiles
$153,044

$114,848

$128,827

Amazon.com Inc
74 profiles
$131,864

Senior Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $37,194

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

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 29%