Average Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary at Microsoft Corp

$119,884
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$0
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$7,500
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The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer at Microsoft Corp is $119,884.
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MEDIAN $119,884
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$100k - $134k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$97k - $152k

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Job Description for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer are from the companies Amazon.com Inc, Google, Inc. and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $112,593. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Google, Inc. and Intel Corporation, earning around $98,785 and $95,092, respectively. Hewlett Packard Enterprise pays the lowest at around $66,466. Hewlett-Packard Company and Northrop Grumman Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $68,000 and $79,490, respectively.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

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

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 $115,651 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $123,320 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $118,455 based on 8 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 46 survey responses.
Early Career
47.8%
Mid Career
34.8%
Experienced
17.4%