Director of Software Engineering Salaries

256,924 SalariesUpdated Aug 4, 2020

Average Base Pay
$149,637 / yr
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How much does a Director of Software Engineering make?

The national average salary for a Director of Software Engineering is $149,637 in United States. Filter by location to see Director of Software Engineering salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 256,924 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Director of Software Engineering employees.

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Director of Software Engineering

Qualcomm

$215,188/yr

Range: $215K - $215K

51 salaries

$215,188/yr
$215K$215K

Director of Software Engineering

Capital One

$188,936/yr

Range: $164K - $216K

32 salaries

$188,936/yr
$164K$216K

Director of Software Engineering

Oracle

$184,205/yr

Range: $142K - $222K

31 salaries

$184,205/yr
$142K$222K

Director of Software Engineering

Dell Technologies

$188,331/yr

Range: $132K - $239K

20 salaries

$188,331/yr
$132K$239K

Director of Software Engineering

EMC

$194,814/yr

Range: $172K - $219K

18 salaries

$194,814/yr
$172K$219K

Director of Software Engineering

Salesforce

$210,247/yr

Range: $154K - $235K

17 salaries

$210,247/yr
$154K$235K

Director of Software Engineering

Intel Corporation

$212,918/yr

Range: $158K - $299K

12 salaries

$212,918/yr
$158K$299K

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Director of Software Engineering

Intuit

$217,921/yr

Range: $159K - $249K

11 salaries

$217,921/yr
$159K$249K

Director of Software Engineering

Fidelity Investments

$131,294/yr

Range: $112K - $178K

11 salaries

$131,294/yr
$112K$178K

Director of Software Engineering

Mastercard

$144,868/yr

Range: $135K - $201K

10 salaries

$144,868/yr
$135K$201K

Director of Software Engineering

Manhattan Associates

$131,159/yr

Range: $131K - $131K

10 salaries

$131,159/yr
$131K$131K

Director of Software Engineering

NetApp

$207,617/yr

Range: $188K - $241K

10 salaries

$207,617/yr
$188K$241K

Director of Software Engineering

Cadence Design Systems

$213,716/yr

Range: $180K - $285K

10 salaries

$213,716/yr
$180K$285K

Director of Software Engineering

Cisco Systems

$214,878/yr

Range: $169K - $243K

9 salaries

$214,878/yr
$169K$243K

Director of Software Engineering

CA Technologies

$189,891/yr

Range: $167K - $204K

9 salaries

$189,891/yr
$167K$204K

Director of Software Engineering

Sears

$148,739/yr

Range: $125K - $187K

8 salaries

$148,739/yr
$125K$187K

Director of Software Engineering

Juniper Networks

$200,826/yr

Range: $182K - $229K

7 salaries

$200,826/yr
$182K$229K

Director of Software Engineering

Apple

$236,374/yr

Range: $176K - $273K

7 salaries

$236,374/yr
$176K$273K

Director of Software Engineering

Sun Microsystems

$217,128/yr

Range: $176K - $236K

6 salaries

$217,128/yr
$176K$236K

Director of Software Engineering

Optum

$147,036/yr

Range: $145K - $168K

6 salaries

$147,036/yr
$145K$168K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$240,000
per year
A Director of Software Engineering in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $240,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2 cash bonus
$1 stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$199,337
per year
A Director, Software Engineering in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $199,337 per year
Additional Pay
$33k cash bonus
$28k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$208,000
per year
A Director of Software Engineering in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $208,000 per year
Additional Pay
$53k cash bonus
$32k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$177,000
per year
A Software Director in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $177,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$145,000
per year
A Software Engineering Director in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $145,000 per year
Additional Pay
$36k cash bonus
$36k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$208,000
per year
A Software Engineering Director in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $208,000 per year
Additional Pay
$125k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$180,000
per year
A Software Engineering Director in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $180,000 per year
Additional Pay
$45k cash bonus
$15k stock bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$216,000
per year
A Software Engineering Director in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $216,000 per year
Additional Pay
$35k cash bonus
$35k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
A Director of Software Engineering in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
$1 stock bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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