Average Early-Career Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$76,638
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,045
Bonus
$1,750
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $76,638.
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$63k
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$100k
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$63k - $100k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$604 - $8k
Total Pay
$60k - $109k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, C# Programming Language, JavaScript 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 $71,940 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,345 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,264 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 46.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (45.7% more) and New York, New York (34.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 65 survey responses.
Entry Level
29.2%
Mid Career
58.5%
Experienced
12.3%