Average Software Engineer Salary

$87,598
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$63k
MEDIAN
$88k
90%
$129k

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $87,598

Base Salary
$63k - $129k
Bonus
$1k - $17k
Profit Sharing
$987 - $25k
Commission
$0 - $40k
Total Pay
$63k - $138k
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Job Satisfaction for Software Engineer

3.8 out of 5
(7,893)
Highly Satisfied
821Reviews
Based on 7,893 responses, the job of Software Engineer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.79 out of 5. On average, Software Engineers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
81.8%
Female
17.7%
Prefer to self-define
0.6%
This data is based on 24,792 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

90%

Dental

81%

Vision

74%

None

10%