Average Experienced Software Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary

$104,736
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,310
Bonus
$6,157
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The average salary for an Experienced Software Engineer with C Programming Language skills is $104,736.
10%
$74k
MEDIAN
$105k
90%
$146k
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Salary
$74k - $146k
Bonus
$1k - $25k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $20k
Total Pay
$75k - $158k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 $72,090 based on 846 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,692 based on 2,694 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,899 based on 1,026 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $109,502.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in Cupertino, California earn an average of 38.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (32.7% more) and San Jose, California (29.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,870 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.4%
Early Career
55.3%
Mid Career
21.1%
Late Career
6.2%