Average Late-Career Software Engineer with Linux Skills Salary

$111,935
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,807
Bonus
$4,958
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The average salary for a Late-Career Software Engineer with Linux skills is $111,935.
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$80k
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$112k
90%
$160k
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Salary
$80k - $160k
Bonus
$838 - $29k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $20k
Total Pay
$82k - $173k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 $72,764 based on 528 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,816 based on 3,011 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,483 based on 1,101 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,584 based on 590 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 49.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (21.5% more) and Austin, Texas (16.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (6.4% less) and Huntsville, Alabama (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5,230 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.1%
Early Career
57.6%
Mid Career
21.1%
Experienced
11.3%