The average salary for a Software Engineer is $24,497 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java and . NET. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$12,527 - $46,658
$13K
$25K
$47K
MEDIAN: $24,860
10%
50%
90%
$6.88 - $34.97
$6
$15
$35
MEDIAN: $15.50
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90%
$0$48K
Salary $12,527 - $46,658
Bonus $79.56 - $4,684
Profit Sharing $361 - $5,354
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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$12,848 - $48,562
  • Country: Poland
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 279
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $6.88 - $34.97
Overtime $12.69
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $79.56 - $4,684
Profit Sharing $361 - $5,354
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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$12,848 - $48,562
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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: $25,541

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲21%

National Average
$26,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

▲16%

▲8%

National Average
$26,000



SQL
▼4%


C++
▼7%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 19%