Software Engineer in New York Salary

Median pay for Software Engineers in New York is around $96K annually. Cash earnings for New York Software Engineers — which occasionally include more than $17K from bonuses and more than $15K from profit sharing — stretch from around $62K to approximately $136K. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 83 percent of Software Engineers in New York, N.Y. are male. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The majority of Software Engineers in New York claim high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$65,878 - $128,159
$66K
$96K
$130K
MEDIAN: $96,463
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$15.05 - $76.52
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$77
MEDIAN: $31.24
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$0$136K
Salary $65,878 - $128,159
Bonus $987 - $17,805
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $15,361
Commission $8,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$63,398 - $136,969
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,216
Hourly Data $0$76
Hourly Rate $15.05 - $76.52
Overtime $10.21 - $68.51
Annual Data $0$136K
Bonus $987 - $17,805
Commission $8,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $15,361
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$63,398 - $136,969
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 66

About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

Software Engineer Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Software Engineer


Bloomberg LP, Google, Inc., Morgan Stanley, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and Factset Research Systems Inc. are all popular places to work. Bloomberg LP offers the best pay with a median salary of $128K, though salaries there don't seem that varied, bottoming out near $85K and maxing out at just $146K. Soaring salaries can also be found at Google, Inc., Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), and Morgan Stanley, where earnings of $125K, $119K, or $112K are standard for Software Engineers in New York.

With a median salary of $94K, Factset Research Systems Inc. provides Software Engineers in New York, N.Y. with the lowest pay in their field; moreover, earnings are capped at only $104K, limiting employee salary growth. A few other companies with smaller-than-average paychecks include The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ($94K), American Express Co. (AMEX) ($96K), and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) ($97K).

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 909 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $107,000 based on 333 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $116,000 based on 122 salaries. A Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $157,000 based on 26 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 140 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲60%

▲18%

▲9%

National Average
$98,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

▲6%

▲1%

National Average
$98,000

C++ Programming Language
▼1%

C programming Language
▼1%

C++
▼2%

▼3%


▼5%

SQL
▼7%

C#
▼10%

C
▼10%

▼10%

▼10%

▼12%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 140 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 12%