Average Software Engineer Salary at Amazon.com Inc

$112,739
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$19,929
Bonus
$10,000
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The average salary for a Software Engineer at Amazon.com Inc is $112,739.
10%
$89k
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$113k
90%
$144k
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Salary
$89k - $144k
Bonus
$5k - $39k
Profit Sharing
$4k - $34k
Total Pay
$93k - $163k

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Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Microsoft Corp, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Google, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $119,162. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Microsoft Corp and Cisco Systems Inc, earning around $116,540 and $106,317, respectively. Lockheed Martin Corp pays the lowest at around $76,810. Northrop Grumman Corporation and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $80,233 and $92,021, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 $102,203 based on 32 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $113,454 based on 150 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $121,938 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $129,624 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $101,736.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in Palo Alto, California earn an average of 12.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (7.1% more) and Sunnyvale, California (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (2.7% less) and Seattle, Washington (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 267 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.0%
Early Career
56.2%
Mid Career
22.8%
Experienced
7.1%
Late Career
1.9%