$65,832
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$4,074

Profit Sharing

$3,660

The average pay for an Associate Software Engineer is $65,832 per year.

$50,101 - $92,013
$50K
$66K
$92K
MEDIAN: $65,832
10%
50%
90%

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$19.73 - $35.88
$20
$29
$36
MEDIAN: $28.68
10%
50%
90%

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$0$95K
Salary $50,101 - $92,013
Bonus $975 - $9,802
Profit Sharing $487 - $12,164
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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$50,080 - $95,197
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,098
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $19.73 - $35.88
Overtime $26.86 - $51.28
Annual Data $0$95K
Bonus $975 - $9,802
Profit Sharing $487 - $12,164
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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$50,080 - $95,197
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 145

Job Description for Associate Software Engineer

Associate software engineers may work in developing software either as a product for use by the public or for private use within a business. While they tend to be on the lower or beginner rungs of their particular industry, companies in need of software engineers will often hire them due to the fact that they are more affordable than more senior software engineers. However, working as an associate software engineer is usually a stepping stone to higher positions and fulfilling careers in software engineering.

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Associate Software Engineer Tasks

  • Design, deploy and support best in class software development processes and tools.
  • Define the module specific requirements for software development projects.
  • Develop coding and design tasks to ensure software meets specified performance and reliability requirements.
  • Conduct systems programming and systems support activities.

Associate Software Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$131K

$65,051

$98,731

Accenture
26 profiles
$48,497

$64,685

InfoSys Limited
20 profiles
$56,762

$67,543

Robert Bosch LLC
14 profiles
$66,026

$80,576

$114,538

Workday, Inc.
11 profiles
$98,028

Common Career Paths for Associate Software Engineer


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At the upper end, Associate Software Engineers who move into a Senior Software Engineer role can end up with a hefty increase in pay. The average income for Senior Software Engineers is a much higher $108K per year. It is not unusual for an Associate Software Engineer to become a Software Engineer or a Software Developer.

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Popular Skills for Associate Software Engineer


Associate Software Engineers seem to wield many skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Python, Linux, Software Development, and C programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like ASP.NET, C#, and HTML. Employees educated in .NET are typically practiced in C#, too.

Pay by Experience Level for Associate Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Associate Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Associate Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 932 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Associate Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Associate Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 23 salaries. An Associate Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

45%

5%

1%

-2%

-4%

-7%

National Average: $66,916

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

Home to some of the best pay for Associate Software Engineers, New York offers exceptional salaries, 46 percent above the national average. Associate Software Engineers will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+45 percent), Los Angeles (+11 percent), Washington (+9 percent), and Irvine (+9 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Atlanta, 14 percent below the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Seattle and Gaithersburg (7 percent lower and 6 percent lower, respectively).

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Key Stats for Associate Software Engineer

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 265 votes.
Less than 1 year
31%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Associate Software Engineer Salaries

▲42%

Late-Career
▲31%

▲18%

National Average
$67,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Associate Software Engineer Salaries

▲5%

Linux
▼0%

National Average
$67,000

Java
▼1%


C programming Language
▼1%

▼2%

C
▼3%


SQL
▼4%


▼5%

C++
▼6%

▼9%

C#
▼11%

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 265 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
31%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 8%