Average Entry-Level Software Engineer with SQL Skills Salary

$70,770
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,965
Bonus
$8,000
Commission
$3,919
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with SQL skills is $70,770.
10%
$51k
MEDIAN
$71k
90%
$102k
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Salary
$51k - $102k
Bonus
$983 - $11k
Profit Sharing
$507 - $13k
Commission
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$49k - $107k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, C++ Programming Language, Python and JavaScript 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 early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $77,219 based on 7,495 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,536 based on 2,922 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,717 based on 1,308 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,127.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 41.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (35.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (25.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 12,191 survey responses.
Early Career
61.5%
Mid Career
24.0%
Experienced
10.7%
Late Career
3.8%