Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Junior Software Engineer is $62,086
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Junior Software Engineers?
An entry-level Junior Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,251 based on 964 salaries. An early career Junior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,625 based on 1,867 …Read more
What Do Junior Software Engineers Do?
A junior software engineer designs codes for new software and also modifies current software. They are responsible for correcting defects and debugging software. They also recommend changes to existing software, as well as develop ideas for implementing future software. A junior software engineer must be able to keep up with rapidly changing computer technology. They must be proficient in Java-based applications, as well as work with a team of other engineers and/or information technology (IT) …Read more
- Assist with research and develop; design software systems and applications.
- Perform engineering level tests to find defects; troubleshoot and debug development and production issues.
- Work closely with the team, and report clearly and accurately to management.
- Troubleshoot, test and validate software issues; resolve issues with due urgency and maintain thorough documentation of all software solutions.