Average Entry-Level Software Engineer Salary at Microsoft Corp

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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer at Microsoft Corp is $107,267.
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Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Google, Inc., Lockheed Martin Corp and The Boeing Company. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $105,784. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Cisco Systems Inc and Northrop Grumman Corporation, earning around $96,666 and $71,828, respectively. The Boeing Company pays the lowest at around $66,804. Cerner Corporation and Lockheed Martin Corp also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $68,083 and $69,398, respectively.

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $113,765 based on 333 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $125,568 based on 96 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $130,910 based on 50 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $145,670.

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