Entry-Level Software Engineering Intern Salary

The average Entry-Level Software Engineering Intern can expect to rake in roughly $20.70 per hour. Geographic location and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Just under one-fifth report receiving medical coverage from their employers and close to one-tenth collect dental insurance. Most Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns like their work and job satisfaction is high. Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 82 percent. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,375 - $101,498
$35K
$72K
$100K
MEDIAN: $71,912
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$13.47 - $37.54
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MEDIAN: $21.17
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$0$101K
Salary $35,375 - $101,498
Bonus $0.00 - $12,040
Total Pay (?
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$29,929 - $88,361
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 64
Hourly Data $0$66
Hourly Rate $13.47 - $37.54
Hourly Tips $6.33
Overtime $26.36 - $66.02
Annual Data $0$88K
Bonus $0.00 - $12,040
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,929 - $88,361
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 304

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Popular Employer Salaries for Software Engineering Intern


Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at Amazon.com Inc, where the average salary comes to $97K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,094

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns will find that San Francisco offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 74 percent. Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns will also find cushy salaries in Santa Clara (+58 percent), Seattle (+50 percent), Sunnyvale (+50 percent), and Mountain View (+49 percent). Entry-Level Software Engineering Interns in Pittsburgh earn salaries far below the national average by 28 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field. Employers in Atlanta and San Diego also lean toward paying below-median salaries (10 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Software Engineering Intern

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
42%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
2%
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Skills That Affect Software Engineering Intern Salaries

C
▲3%


National Average
$47,000


Linux
▼2%

C++
▼3%

▼3%


▼4%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼8%

C# Programming Language
▼11%

▼12%

SQL
▼13%

Angular.js
▼13%

C#
▼21%

PHP
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 19%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 78%
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