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Senior Software Engineer Salaries

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258,757 SalariesUpdated Dec 9, 2017
Average Base Pay
$126,134/yr
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$90K
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$126K
Average
$172K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,255
Range$2,361 - $26,940
How much does a Senior Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $126,134 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 258,757 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees.

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      Qualcomm
      $112,541/yr
      1,624 salaries
      $112,541/yr
      $91K$152K
      IBM
      $121,345/yr
      645 salaries
      $121,345/yr
      $61K$195K
      Google
      $162,806/yr
      619 salaries
      $162,806/yr
      $89K$233K
      EMC
      $105,165/yr
      609 salaries
      $105,165/yr
      $77K$145K
      Mastech Digital
      $97,455/yr
      393 salaries
      $97,455/yr
      $76K$125K
      Intuit
      $124,109/yr
      384 salaries
      $124,109/yr
      $92K$176K
      Lockheed Martin
      $98,632/yr
      360 salaries
      $98,632/yr
      $71K$158K

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      Symantec
      $116,986/yr
      350 salaries
      $116,986/yr
      $62K$155K
      Oracle
      $112,783/yr
      302 salaries
      $112,783/yr
      $68K$199K
      Intel Corporation
      $118,940/yr
      301 salaries
      $118,940/yr
      $67K$214K
      Yahoo
      $134,984/yr
      286 salaries
      $134,984/yr
      $96K$182K
      eBay
      $118,943/yr
      281 salaries
      $118,943/yr
      $99K$154K
      Thomson Reuters
      $98,227/yr
      280 salaries
      $98,227/yr
      $48K$208K
      Apple
      $151,155/yr
      264 salaries
      $151,155/yr
      $46K$249K
      Cisco Systems
      $124,536/yr
      259 salaries
      $124,536/yr
      $82K$176K
      LinkedIn
      $153,486/yr
      250 salaries
      $153,486/yr
      $35K$231K
      Motorola Mobility
      $92,069/yr
      243 salaries
      $92,069/yr
      $53K$188K
      Client Network Services
      $86,512/yr
      224 salaries
      $86,512/yr
      $62K$121K
      Bloomberg L.P.
      $148,771/yr
      212 salaries
      $148,771/yr
      $75K$219K
      PayPal
      $115,071/yr
      212 salaries
      $115,071/yr
      $76K$179K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Software Engineer Senior salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $181,900
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $181,900 per year
      Additional Pay
      $26k cash bonus
      $130k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $125,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $125,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $1k cash bonus
      $10k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Public
      $101,500
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $101,500 per year
      Additional Pay
      $500 cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $120,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Contract
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $125,000
      per year
      A Senior Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $4k cash bonus
      $8k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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