Average Entry-Level Software Engineer with Java Skills Salary in McLean, Virginia

$86,167
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$5,106
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with Java skills in McLean, Virginia is $86,167.
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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineers?

An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $88,124 based on 48 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,402 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,000 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 24.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (16.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (13.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (11.6% less), Atlanta, Georgia (10.6% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (4.1% less).

Years of Experience

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Early Career
64.9%
Mid Career
27.0%
Experienced
8.1%