Average C++ Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary

$82,393
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,000
Bonus
$3,052
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a C++ Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills is $82,393.
10%
$58k
MEDIAN
$82k
90%
$120k
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$58k - $120k
Bonus
$497 - $24k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $6k
Total Pay
$56k - $124k

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Popular Skills for C++ Software Engineer

Skills in Linux and .NET are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Agile Software Development, Java and C# Programming Language.

Pay by Experience Level for C++ Software Engineer

An entry-level C++ Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $72,333 based on 9 salaries. An early career C++ Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,834 based on 46 salaries. A mid-career C++ Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,376 based on 22 salaries. An experienced C++ Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,264 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $110,000.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 100 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.0%
Early Career
46.0%
Mid Career
22.0%
Experienced
17.0%
Late Career
6.0%