Average Entry-Level Software Engineer Salary in New York, New York

$89,210
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,923
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer in New York, New York is $89,210.
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$63k
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$89k
90%
$116k
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$63k - $116k
Bonus
$2k - $17k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$60k - $124k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 $99,012 based on 2,003 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $112,122 based on 601 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $115,784 based on 238 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $123,137.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 17.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (11.6% more) and Seattle, Washington (6.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (16.8% less), Austin, Texas (16.5% less) and San Diego, California (15.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,913 survey responses.
Early Career
68.8%
Mid Career
20.6%
Experienced
8.2%
Late Career
2.4%