Average Software Engineer Salary in State College, Pennsylvania

$71,887
Avg. Salary
$2,035
Bonus
$1,000
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The average salary for a Software Engineer in State College, Pennsylvania is $71,887.
10%
$61k
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$72k
90%
$90k
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$61k - $90k
Bonus
$500 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$62k - $92k
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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Python and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Linux, C++ Programming Language 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 $67,428 based on 9 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,851 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,926 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,424 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 65.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (59.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (46.2% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 53 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.0%
Early Career
50.9%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
13.2%