Average Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in New York, New York

$86,867
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,595
Bonus
$2,250
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The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in New York, New York is $86,867.
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MEDIAN $86,867
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Salary
$60k - $119k
Bonus
$1k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$50 - $54k
Total Pay
$60k - $130k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Skills in Python and Java are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language, 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 $77,713 based on 32 salaries. An early career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,872 based on 228 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,004 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,208 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $87,429.
Employees with Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 25.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (13.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (12.2% less), Austin, Texas (10.4% less) and Chicago, Illinois (8.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 369 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.7%
Early Career
61.8%
Mid Career
17.6%
Experienced
10.0%
Late Career
1.9%