Software Engineer in Louisville, Kentucky Salary

An average Software Engineer in Louisville, Ky. can expect to take home roughly $74K per year. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most Software Engineers in Louisville, Ky. report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$53,221 - $95,105
$53K
$71K
$95K
MEDIAN: $70,632
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Salary $53,221 - $95,105
Bonus $350.00 - $4,500
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$50,770 - $97,394
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

Job Description for Software Engineer

In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functioning programs or new features for existing software.

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Software Engineer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

About Louisville, Kentucky

Jefferson County, Kentucky
760,026
Louisville (pronounced /ˈluːəvəl/, /ˈlʌvəl/ or /ˈluːiːvɪl/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 30th-most populous city in the United States. It is one of two cities in Kentucky designated as first-class, the other being the state's second-largest city of Lexington. Louisville is the historical seat and, since 2003, the nominal seat of Jefferson County. Louisville was founded in 1778 by George Rogers Clark and is named after King Louis XVI of France, making Louisville one of the oldest cities west of the Appalachian Mountains. Sited beside the Falls of the Ohio, the only major obstruction to river traffic between the upper Ohio River and the Gulf of Mexico, the settlement first grew as a portage site. It was the founding city of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad, which grew into a 6,000-mile (9,700 km) system across 13 states. Today, the city is known as the home of the...

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
12%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲25%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$70,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C programming Language
▲8%

JavaScript
▲7%

Linux
▲4%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼0%

National Average
$70,000

Java
▼2%

C# Programming Language
▼5%

C++ Programming Language
▼6%

.NET
▼7%

SQL
▼7%

HTML
▼9%

C#
▼12%

ASP.NET
▼13%

ASP.NET Framework
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 15%