Average Entry-Level Software Engineer Salary in Mountain View, California

$110,500
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$12,324
Bonus
$15,361
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer in Mountain View, California is $110,500.
10%
$87k
MEDIAN
$111k
90%
$128k
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Salary
$87k - $128k
Bonus
$5k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$5k - $26k
Total Pay
$85k - $149k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 $119,977 based on 456 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $133,517 based on 150 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $146,201 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $157,207.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (32.7% less), San Diego, California (31.4% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (26.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 672 survey responses.
Early Career
67.9%
Mid Career
22.3%
Experienced
8.0%
Late Career
1.8%