Average Software Engineer with Python Skills Salary

Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Software Engineer with Python skills is $88,340.
MEDIAN $88,340
Is Software Engineer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
Enter city & years of experience
Add pay factors like skills & education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
$63k - $128k
$1k - $18k
Profit Sharing
$978 - $26k
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$62k - $138k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Google, Inc., Cisco Systems Inc and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $116,212. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Microsoft Corp and Cisco Systems Inc, earning around $108,804 and $101,400, respectively. Raytheon Co. pays the lowest at around $72,470. Northrop Grumman Corporation and Intel Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $78,773 and $95,599, respectively.

Software Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include C++ Programming Language, C# Programming Language, 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 $78,739 based on 3,036 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,440 based on 5,997 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,457 based on 1,623 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,084 based on 658 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $118,260.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 33.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (27.1% more) and New York, New York (15.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (7.1% less), San Diego, California (4.0% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (0.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 11,488 survey responses.
Entry Level
Early Career
Mid Career
Late Career