Average Late-Career Software Engineer with SQL Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$140,000
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$18,250
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The average salary for a Late-Career Software Engineer with SQL skills in San Francisco, California is $140,000.
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$108k
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$140k
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$154k
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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineers?

An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $102,475 based on 53 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $119,536 based on 347 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $138,358 based on 113 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $134,815 based on 22 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 1.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (27.3% less), Dallas, Texas (26.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (23.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 535 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.9%
Early Career
64.9%
Mid Career
21.1%
Experienced
4.1%