Average Mid-Career Software Engineer with Linux Skills Salary

$92,483
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,526
Bonus
$4,979
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Software Engineer with Linux skills is $92,483.
10%
$69k
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$92k
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$131k
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Salary
$69k - $131k
Bonus
$975 - $18k
Profit Sharing
$999 - $19k
Total Pay
$69k - $140k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 $72,764 based on 528 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,816 based on 3,011 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,584 based on 590 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $111,935.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 42.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (30.0% more) and New York, New York (19.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (3.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,369 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.1%
Early Career
68.9%
Experienced
13.5%
Late Career
5.5%