Average Mid-Career Software Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary

$91,652
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$6,854
Bonus
$4,981
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Software Engineer with C Programming Language skills is $91,652.
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$69k
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$92k
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$131k
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$69k - $131k
Bonus
$988 - $20k
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$989 - $20k
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$69k - $143k
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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineers?

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 $72,686 based on 726 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,455 based on 2,409 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $107,620 based on 457 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $110,855.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 40.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (34.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (30.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (4.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,842 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.9%
Early Career
62.7%
Experienced
11.9%
Late Career
6.5%