Average Entry-Level Software Engineer with SQL Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$102,839
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$9,203
Bonus
$6,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with SQL skills in San Francisco, California is $102,839.
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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 $119,536 based on 347 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $138,358 based on 113 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $132,500 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $140,000.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (31.0% less), Atlanta, Georgia (29.6% less) and Austin, Texas (26.9% less).

Years of Experience

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Early Career
71.1%
Mid Career
23.2%
Experienced
4.5%
Late Career
1.2%