Average Mid-Career Software Engineer with SQL Skills Salary

$88,227
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$5,075
Bonus
$4,864
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Software Engineer with SQL skills is $88,227.
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$66k
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$88k
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$125k
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$66k - $125k
Bonus
$991 - $15k
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$995 - $20k
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$66k - $132k
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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

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

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 $71,620 based on 1,126 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,239 based on 7,911 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,420 based on 1,296 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,906.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 55.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (29.7% more) and Seattle, Washington (24.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (0.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 10,792 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.4%
Early Career
73.3%
Experienced
12.0%
Late Career
4.3%