The average salary for a Software Engineer is $12,211 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C++ Programming Language, VB. Net, and Java.

$5,136 - $61,226
$5K
$12K
$61K
MEDIAN: $12,186
10%
50%
90%
$4.65 - $16,871
$4
$28
$17K
MEDIAN: $28.00
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50%
90%
$0$68K
Salary $5,136 - $61,226
Bonus $13.70 - $5,225
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,287
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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$5,263 - $68,949
  • Country: Pakistan
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 589
Hourly Data $0$16K
Hourly Rate $4.65 - $16,871
Overtime $0.23 - $55.54
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $13.70 - $5,225
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,287
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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$5,263 - $68,949
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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 Pay By Employer

$0$143K

Google, Inc.
453 profiles
$113,814

Microsoft Corp
435 profiles
$112,451

$83,930

Intel Corporation
354 profiles
$92,888

$76,943

Cisco Systems Inc
311 profiles
$101,587

$73,237

Amazon.com Inc
266 profiles
$104,885

The Boeing Company
201 profiles
$70,800

Cerner Corporation
189 profiles
$69,135

Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $12,502

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

Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Software Engineer?

Software Engineer in Islamabad:
"Learning Environment is pretty good."
Pros: The fact that we make most decisions ourselves and are always learning new things.
Cons: The fact that it's a startup and can close down at any time.

Software Engineer in Islamabad:
"Charming , Challenging and Continuous Work."
Pros: You can interact with any field and acquire knowledge about other industries. Learning never ends you learn and work on new technologies time by time. Motivates you when client gets satisfaction or you get public appreciation.
Cons: Complex but lovely for people like me who loves to solve complex and intelligent problems. You have to update your self quickly to compete market. Requires too much your brain energy but it also enhances your brain strength and boost IQ.

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲345%

▲26%

National Average
$13,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


▲18%

▲12%


▲3%


Microsoft SQL Server
▲1%

JavaScript
▼0%

National Average
$13,000


▼3%

PHP
▼3%

SQL
▼4%

C++
▼5%

C#
▼16%

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 39%