Average Early-Career Software Engineer with SQL Skills Salary

$77,329
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,981
Bonus
$750
Commission
$4,009
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer with SQL skills is $77,329.
10%
$57k
MEDIAN
$77k
90%
$113k
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Salary
$57k - $113k
Bonus
$985 - $13k
Profit Sharing
$969 - $18k
Commission
$0 - $750
Total Pay
$56k - $119k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

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 $70,871 based on 1,050 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,564 based on 2,860 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,853 based on 1,279 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,456.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 52.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (29.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (26.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5,645 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.6%
Mid Career
50.7%
Experienced
22.7%
Late Career
8.1%