The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer at Raytheon Co. is $73,123.
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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, functi…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Software Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Microsoft Corp, Google, Inc. and Northrop Grumman Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $117,660. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Microsoft Corp and Cisco Systems Inc, earning around $113,820 and $105,331, respectively. Lockheed Martin Corp pays the lowest at around $74,452. Northrop Grumman Corporation and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $78,349 and $87,886, respectively.
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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 $71,795 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,298 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $106,888 based on 14 salaries.
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