Average Entry-Level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Seattle, Washington

$80,168
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$7,350
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Seattle, Washington is $80,168.
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$56k
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$80k
90%
$104k
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$56k - $104k
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$2k - $24k
Total Pay
$52k - $118k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Skills in Java, JavaScript and Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C++ Programming Language.

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 $93,127 based on 113 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $113,350 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $113,392 based on 34 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $132,500.
Employees with Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 23.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (25.3% less), Dallas, Texas (18.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (17.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 218 survey responses.
Early Career
51.8%
Mid Career
29.8%
Experienced
15.6%
Late Career
2.8%