Average Entry-Level Software Engineer Salary in Kansas City, Missouri

$67,751
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,064
Bonus
$1,017
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer in Kansas City, Missouri is $67,751.
10%
$58k
MEDIAN
$68k
90%
$72k
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$58k - $72k
Bonus
$800 - $7k
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$600 - $4k
Total Pay
$56k - $73k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java and JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language, SQL and 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 $70,507 based on 290 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,351 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,219 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $86,032.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 55.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (47.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (41.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 363 survey responses.
Early Career
79.9%
Mid Career
14.0%
Experienced
4.1%
Late Career
1.9%