$12,127
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$696

Profit Sharing

$211

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.

$4,244 - $47,399
$4K
$12K
$47K
MEDIAN: $12,127
10%
50%
90%
$10.43 - $717
$10
$28
$720
MEDIAN: $28.00
10%
50%
90%
$0$64K
Salary $4,244 - $47,399
Bonus $17.27 - $7,891
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,662
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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$5,088 - $64,066
  • Country: Pakistan
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 615
Hourly Data $0$717
Hourly Rate $10.43 - $717
Overtime $0.85 - $55.91
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $17.27 - $7,891
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,662
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).
)
$5,088 - $64,066
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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$141K

Microsoft Corp
481 profiles
$113,038

Google, Inc.
463 profiles
$114,081

$85,308

Intel Corporation
360 profiles
$93,807

$77,627

Cisco Systems Inc
329 profiles
$102,406

$73,552

Amazon.com Inc
256 profiles
$107,518

The Boeing Company
221 profiles
$71,906

Raytheon Co.
206 profiles
$71,920

Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

13%

2%

-13%

National Average: $12,462

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

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲346%

▲26%

National Average
$12,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


▲18%

▲12%



▲3%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲1%

JavaScript
▲1%

National Average
$12,000


SQL
▼3%

▼3%

PHP
▼3%

C++
▼5%

C#
▼16%

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 41%