Average Entry-Level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in San Francisco, California

$99,217
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,500
Bonus
$10,500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in San Francisco, California is $99,217.
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$68k
MEDIAN
$99k
90%
$117k
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Salary
$68k - $117k
Bonus
$0 - $25k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $11k
Total Pay
$61k - $122k

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

An early career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $108,268 based on 126 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $126,454 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $140,000 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $109,927.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (39.6% less), Chicago, Illinois (33.6% less) and Dallas, Texas (33.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 200 survey responses.
Early Career
63.0%
Mid Career
28.5%
Experienced
6.0%
Late Career
2.5%