$41,181
Avg. Salary
$26.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer is $26.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer is $41,181 per year.

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$19.00
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$26.00
50%
$31.22
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MEDIAN $26.00
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$28k
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$62k
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MEDIAN $41,181
$27,785 - $61,825
$28K
$41K
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MEDIAN: $41,181
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$19.00 - $31.22
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MEDIAN: $26.00
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$0$78K
Salary $27,785 - $61,825
Bonus $550
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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$28,408 - $78,599
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 46
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $26.00
Overtime $30.00
Annual Data $0$78K
Bonus $550
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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$28,408 - $78,599
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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.

Senior Software Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$183K

Microsoft Corp
176 profiles
$141,043

$116,457

$137,152

$99,651

$152,026

$118,472

Qualcomm Inc
79 profiles
$108,987

Amazon.com Inc
74 profiles
$137,894

$129,251

Google, Inc.
70 profiles
$155,742

Senior Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-1%

-3%

-12%

National Average: $41,614

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

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
49%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
$42,000

▼7%

▼9%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

C++
▲20%

SQL
▲12%

▲10%


National Average
$42,000

▼4%

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
49%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 39%