The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $18,475 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$10,398 - $34,748
$10K
$18K
$35K
MEDIAN: $18,475
10%
50%
90%
$10.28 - $39.31
$18
MEDIAN: $18.05
50%
$0$39K
Salary $10,398 - $34,748
Bonus $0.00 - $4,265
Profit Sharing $1,200
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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$10,688 - $39,387
  • Country: Pakistan
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 141
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $18.05
Overtime $5.94
Annual Data $0$39K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,265
Profit Sharing $1,200
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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$10,688 - $39,387
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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.

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Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $19,731

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
54%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

▲32%

▲8%

National Average
$20,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

SQL
▼0%

National Average
$20,000

▼1%


▼9%

C#
▼16%

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
54%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 27%