Software Engineer Salaries

Updated 27 Jun 2022
US$108,249 /yr
Average Base Pay

314,918 salaries

US$73K

Low

US$108K

Average

US$160K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
AverageUS$11,181RangeUS$1,975 - US$63,295

How much does a Software Engineer make?

How much does a Software Engineer make? The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $108,249 in United States. Filter by location to see Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 314,918 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees.

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What is the salary trajectory for a Software Engineer?
US$108,249 /yr
Software Engineer
US$131,206 /yr
Senior Software Engineer
US$141,706 /yr
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What are some related job titles for a Software Engineer?

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$150,000

 /yr
Range: US$46K - US$322K

US$46K

US$322K

US$45,938 - US$322,350 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Engineer

US$123,000

 /yr
Range: US$24K - US$250K

US$24K

US$250K

US$24,080 - US$250,000 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Software Engineer

US$168,150

 /yr
Range: US$58K - US$545K

US$58K

US$545K

US$57,650 - US$544,700 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Software Engineer

US$126,865

 /yr
Range: US$53K - US$257K

US$53K

US$257K

US$53,088 - US$256,772 Range

Fujitsu
3.7

Fujitsu

Software Engineer

US$117,018

 /yr
Range: US$85K - US$172K

US$85K

US$172K

US$85,000 - US$172,247 Range

Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Software Engineer

US$113,116

 /yr
Range: US$60K - US$210K

US$60K

US$210K

US$59,922 - US$210,415 Range

Intel Corporation
4.3

Intel Corporation

Software Engineer

US$119,090

 /yr
Range: US$20K - US$289K

US$20K

US$289K

US$19,758 - US$289,167 Range

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NVIDIA
4.7

NVIDIA

Software Engineer

US$171,458

 /yr
Range: US$33K - US$268K

US$33K

US$268K

US$33,329 - US$268,211 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Engineer

US$138,000

 /yr
Range: US$10K - US$441K

US$10K

US$441K

US$9,651 - US$441,350 Range

Uber
4.0

Uber

Software Engineer

US$148,880

 /yr
Range: US$33K - US$430K

US$33K

US$430K

US$32,951 - US$429,600 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Software Engineer

US$117,520

 /yr
Range: US$40K - US$437K

US$40K

US$437K

US$40,000 - US$436,760 Range

Cerner
3.6

Cerner

Software Engineer

US$74,654

 /yr
Range: US$55K - US$156K

US$55K

US$156K

US$54,957 - US$155,590 Range

Birlasoft
3.7

Birlasoft

Software Engineer

US$104,847

 /yr
Range: US$69K - US$172K

US$69K

US$172K

US$68,573 - US$172,275 Range

Quora, Inc.
4.4

Quora, Inc.

Software Engineer

US$145,005

 /yr
Range: US$132K - US$228K

US$132K

US$228K

US$132,165 - US$227,739 Range

Mphasis
3.7

Mphasis

Software Engineer

US$89,671

 /yr
Range: US$45K - US$191K

US$45K

US$191K

US$44,600 - US$191,150 Range

Applied Materials
4.0

Applied Materials

Software Engineer

US$172,079

 /yr
Range: US$66K - US$238K

US$66K

US$238K

US$66,416 - US$238,148 Range

Yahoo
4.0

Yahoo

Software Engineer

US$140,675

 /yr
Range: US$29K - US$324K

US$29K

US$324K

US$29,239 - US$323,908 Range

Apple
4.2

Apple

Software Engineer

US$143,769

 /yr
Range: US$28K - US$539K

US$28K

US$539K

US$28,395 - US$538,920 Range

LinkedIn
4.5

LinkedIn

Software Engineer

US$152,493

 /yr
Range: US$101K - US$351K

US$101K

US$351K

US$100,686 - US$351,326 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Software Engineer

US$162,688

 /yr
Range: US$53K - US$304K

US$53K

US$304K

US$53,030 - US$304,150 Range

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7 days ago by a Software Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

US$50,000

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7 days ago by a Software Engineer with less than one year of experience

US$126,000

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US$143,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash BonusUS$7,000/yr

7 days ago by a Software Development Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

US$2,000

/moAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Software Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$205,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash BonusUS$30,750/yr
Stock BonusUS$95,000/yr

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US$240,000

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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.

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