Average Early-Career Software Engineer Salary at Microsoft Corp

$113,820
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$10,811
Bonus
$5,733
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer at Microsoft Corp is $113,820.
10%
$91k
MEDIAN
$114k
90%
$128k
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$91k - $128k
Bonus
$5k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $18k
Total Pay
$86k - $146k

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Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Google, Inc., Northrop Grumman Corporation and Lockheed Martin Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $117,660. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Cisco Systems Inc and Intel Corporation, earning around $105,331 and $91,176, respectively. Raytheon Co. pays the lowest at around $73,123. Lockheed Martin Corp and Northrop Grumman Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $74,452 and $78,349, respectively.

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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 $107,205 based on 63 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $126,485 based on 97 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $132,503 based on 50 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $145,670.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 221 survey responses.
Entry Level
28.5%
Mid Career
43.9%
Experienced
22.6%
Late Career
5.0%