Average Software Engineer Salary

$120,000
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$10,000
Bonus
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The average salary for a Software Engineer is $120,000.
10%
$11k
10%
$120k
50%
$440k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $120,000
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Salary
$11k - $440k
Bonus
$5k - $16k
Total Pay
$75k - $268k

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Job Description for Software Engineer

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, JavaScript and Spring are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $96,000 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,500 based on 9 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 19 survey responses.
Early Career
52.6%
Mid Career
47.4%