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Software Engineer Salaries

Updated 26 Nov 2021
US$108K /yr
Average Base Pay

314,918 salaries

US$73K

Low

US$108K

Average

US$160K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for Software Engineer is US$108,249 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 314918 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software EngineerUS$108K /yr
L3
Senior Software EngineerUS$131K /yr
L4
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Related Job Titles

Entry Level Software Engineer

US$76,882

per year

Principal Software Engineer

US$156,483

per year

Software Development Engineer

US$118,118

per year

Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

US$100,730

per year

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Google
4.5

Google

Software Engineer

US$140,000

 /yr
Range: US$18K - US$334K
20,205 salaries
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US$18K

US$334K

US$17,548 - US$333,525 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Engineer

US$120,000

 /yr
Range: US$53K - US$300K

US$53K

US$300K

US$52,651 - US$300,000 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Software Engineer

US$160,000

 /yr
Range: US$11K - US$301K

US$11K

US$301K

US$11,326 - US$301,424 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Software Engineer

US$126,545

 /yr
Range: US$41K - US$985K

US$41K

US$985K

US$40,877 - US$984,535 Range

Fujitsu
3.6

Fujitsu

Software Engineer

US$116,265

 /yr
Range: US$82K - US$174K

US$82K

US$174K

US$81,764 - US$174,257 Range

Qualcomm
4.2

Qualcomm

Software Engineer

US$114,432

 /yr
Range: US$58K - US$202K

US$58K

US$202K

US$57,567 - US$202,145 Range

NVIDIA
4.6

NVIDIA

Software Engineer

US$216,819

 /yr
Range: US$79K - US$256K

US$79K

US$256K

US$78,998 - US$255,702 Range

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Intel Corporation
4.2

Intel Corporation

Software Engineer

US$112,502

 /yr
Range: US$51K - US$274K

US$51K

US$274K

US$50,842 - US$273,694 Range

Uber
4

Uber

Software Engineer

US$154,527

 /yr
Range: US$32K - US$240K

US$32K

US$240K

US$31,656 - US$240,098 Range

Amazon
3.7

Amazon

Software Engineer

US$130,000

 /yr
Range: US$12K - US$225K

US$12K

US$225K

US$11,765 - US$225,000 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Software Engineer

US$111,800

 /yr
Range: US$60K - US$289K

US$60K

US$289K

US$60,115 - US$289,403 Range

Birlasoft
3.6

Birlasoft

Software Engineer

US$101,450

 /yr
Range: US$66K - US$166K

US$66K

US$166K

US$65,878 - US$165,504 Range

Cerner
3.7

Cerner

Software Engineer

US$72,546

 /yr
Range: US$55K - US$132K

US$55K

US$132K

US$54,763 - US$131,541 Range

Quora, Inc.
4.2

Quora, Inc.

Software Engineer

US$139,306

 /yr
Range: US$127K - US$216K

US$127K

US$216K

US$126,970 - US$215,914 Range

Mphasis
3.6

Mphasis

Software Engineer

US$87,868

 /yr
Range: US$51K - US$184K

US$51K

US$184K

US$51,235 - US$183,637 Range

Applied Materials
4

Applied Materials

Software Engineer

US$165,316

 /yr
Range: US$64K - US$229K

US$64K

US$229K

US$63,805 - US$228,789 Range

Yahoo
4

Yahoo

Software Engineer

US$136,726

 /yr
Range: US$28K - US$311K

US$28K

US$311K

US$28,090 - US$311,178 Range

LinkedIn
4.4

LinkedIn

Software Engineer

US$146,500

 /yr
Range: US$100K - US$338K

US$100K

US$338K

US$99,899 - US$337,935 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Software Engineer

US$157,726

 /yr
Range: US$101K - US$290K

US$101K

US$290K

US$100,875 - US$290,000 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

Software Engineer

US$140,190

 /yr
Range: US$15K - US$464K

US$15K

US$464K

US$14,839 - US$463,693 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is US$108,249 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 314918 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Software Engineer in United States is US$160,392 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Engineer in United States is US$73,058 per year.