Average Software Engineer Salary in St. Louis, Missouri

$72,937
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,223
Bonus
$1,965
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The average salary for a Software Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri is $72,937.
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$59k
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$73k
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$100k
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$59k - $100k
Bonus
$974 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$388 - $6k
Total Pay
$59k - $105k

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Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies The Boeing Company, Asynchrony Solutions and World Wide Technology, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at World Wide Technology, Inc. where the average pay is $91,952. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Asynchrony and Asynchrony Solutions, earning around $85,953 and $81,802, respectively. Daugherty Business Solutions pays the lowest at around $57,749. Enterprise Holdings and The Boeing Company also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $67,461 and $67,942, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, JavaScript and C# Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL and 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 $65,600 based on 50 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,832 based on 319 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,031 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,213 based on 75 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $108,085.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 61.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (55.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (42.7% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 571 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.8%
Early Career
55.9%
Mid Career
19.1%
Experienced
13.1%
Late Career
3.2%