Average Entry-Level Software Engineer with Java Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$76,682
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$3,750
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with Java skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $76,682.
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$61k
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$77k
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$99k
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$61k - $99k
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$60k - $105k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Python and JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, C# Programming Language 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 $83,582 based on 176 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,340 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,188 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $142,456.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 37.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (29.3% more) and Seattle, Washington (28.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (1.3% less) and Austin, Texas (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 258 survey responses.
Early Career
68.2%
Mid Career
20.2%
Experienced
8.5%
Late Career
3.1%