Average Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with Linux Skills Salary

$78,933
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,599
Bonus
$3,052
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with Linux skills is $78,933.
10%
$55k
MEDIAN
$79k
90%
$113k
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$55k - $113k
Bonus
$0 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$974 - $21k
Total Pay
$51k - $118k

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Popular Employer Salaries for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer are from the companies Hewlett-Packard Company, Accenture and Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $118,750. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Hewlett Packard Enterprise, earning around $83,447. Hewlett-Packard Company pays the lowest at around $68,000. Accenture also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $69,943.

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Skills that pay less than market rate include C++ Programming Language, C# Programming Language, Java, SQL and JavaScript.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

An entry-level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $68,786 based on 49 salaries. An early career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,453 based on 327 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,527 based on 146 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,362 based on 77 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,000.
Employees with Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (18.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (13.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (7.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 620 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.9%
Early Career
52.7%
Mid Career
23.5%
Experienced
12.4%
Late Career
3.4%