Average Software Engineer with JavaScript Skills Salary

$83,673
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,097
Bonus
$1,000
Commission
$4,932
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The average salary for a Software Engineer with JavaScript skills is $83,673.
10%
$60k
MEDIAN
$84k
90%
$122k
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$60k - $122k
Bonus
$996 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$877 - $20k
Commission
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$59k - $128k

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Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Microsoft Corp, Google, Inc. and Booz, Allen, and Hamilton. Reported salaries are highest at Microsoft Corp where the average pay is $115,224. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Google, Inc. and Amazon.com Inc, earning around $114,171 and $113,034, respectively. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton pays the lowest at around $75,158. Northrop Grumman Corporation and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $78,503 and $91,167, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java and Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C++ Programming Language, 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 $74,463 based on 1,430 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,204 based on 11,141 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,713 based on 3,417 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,056 based on 1,317 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,660.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 39.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (20.9% more) and New York, New York (19.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (3.9% less) and Austin, Texas (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 17,616 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.1%
Early Career
63.2%
Mid Career
19.4%
Experienced
7.5%
Late Career
1.8%