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Average Software Engineer with JavaScript Skills Salary

$85,351
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,163
Bonus
$4,984
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The average salary for a Software Engineer with JavaScript skills is $85,351.
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$61k
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$85k
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$124k
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What Do Software Engineers Do?

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 $118,146. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Google, Inc. and Amazon.com Inc, earning around $116,715 and $111,591, respectively. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton pays the lowest at around $76,356. Northrop Grumman Corporation and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $78,266 and $92,604, respectively.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

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.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineers?

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 $76,200 based on 1,383 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,062 based on 11,359 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,630 based on 3,421 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,692 based on 1,136 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $110,384.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 40.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (22.7% more) and New York, New York (19.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (3.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 17,575 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.9%
Early Career
64.6%
Mid Career
19.5%
Experienced
6.5%
Late Career
1.6%