Average Early-Career Software Engineer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$77,619
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,058
Bonus
$2,545
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $77,619.
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$60k
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$78k
90%
$100k
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$60k - $100k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$964 - $10k
Total Pay
$60k - $104k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java and Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language, SQL 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 $72,905 based on 118 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,283 based on 214 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,357 based on 92 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $103,805.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 50.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (43.3% more) and Seattle, Washington (31.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 447 survey responses.
Entry Level
26.4%
Mid Career
47.9%
Experienced
20.6%
Late Career
5.1%