Average Software Engineer Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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The average salary for a Software Engineer in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $75,546.
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Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Target Corporation, The Nerdery and Medtronic, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Medtronic, Inc. where the average pay is $88,402. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include C. H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. and Daugherty Business Solutions, earning around $86,358 and $84,998, respectively. The Nerdery pays the lowest at around $67,457. Code 42 Software and Target Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $70,989 and $73,283, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in C# Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Python, SQL, JavaScript 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 $68,616 based on 123 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,149 based on 502 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,904 based on 188 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,279 based on 60 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $102,837.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 56.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (49.7% more) and Seattle, Washington (37.7% more).

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