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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Junior Software Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$111,643 / yrTotal Pay
$91,483 / yrBase Pay
$20,159 / yrAdditional Pay

$111,643

 / yr
$63K$330K
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The estimated total pay for a Junior Software Engineer is $111,643 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $91,483 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $20,159 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Junior Software Engineer?

Some related job titles are Associate Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $102,248, Entry Level Software Salaries with median pay of $94,556, Entry Level Software Developer Salaries with median pay of $106,575, Entry Level Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $106,308.

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Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Junior Software Engineer

$77,083

 /yr
Range: $64K - $109K

$64K

$109K

$64,285 - $108,838 Range

Customer Care
3.9

Customer Care

Junior Software Engineer

$79,667

 /yr
Range: $62K - $91K

$62K

$91K

$61,886 - $90,698 Range

Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

Booz Allen Hamilton

Junior Software Engineer

$94,891

 /yr
Range: $65K - $106K

$65K

$106K

$64,621 - $106,183 Range

SAIC
4.1

SAIC

Junior Software Engineer

$71,275

 /yr
Range: $60K - $90K

$60K

$90K

$60,000 - $89,958 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Junior Software Engineer

$130,349

 /yr
Range: $27K - $163K

$27K

$163K

$26,762 - $162,936 Range

Wayfair
3.4

Wayfair

Junior Software Engineer

$92,728

 /yr
Range: $73K - $119K

$73K

$119K

$72,606 - $119,095 Range

Squirrels
2.8

Squirrels

Junior Software Engineer

$46,090

 /yr
Range: $46K - $46K

$46K

$46K

$46,090 - $46,090 Range

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Apple
4.2

Apple

Junior Software Engineer

$114,360

 /yr
Range: $94K - $130K

$94K

$130K

$93,688 - $130,000 Range

iSpace
3.7

iSpace

Junior Software Engineer

$82,395

 /yr
Range: $72K - $85K

$72K

$85K

$71,975 - $85,061 Range

2K
3.8

2K

Junior Software Engineer

$86,285

 /yr
Range: $86K - $88K

$86K

$88K

$86,285 - $87,556 Range

WebstaurantStore
4.1

WebstaurantStore

Junior Software Engineer

$61,537

 /yr
Range: $54K - $71K

$54K

$71K

$54,274 - $71,000 Range

General Dynamics Mission Systems
3.9

General Dynamics Mission Systems

Junior Software Engineer

$86,187

 /yr
Range: $80K - $96K

$80K

$96K

$80,322 - $96,087 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Junior Software Engineer

$79,171

 /yr
Range: $70K - $97K

$70K

$97K

$69,642 - $97,377 Range

Optimal Satcom
3.8

Optimal Satcom

Junior Software Engineer - Hourly Intern

$22

 /hr
Range: $21 - $27

$21

$27

$21 - $27 Range

Maxar Technologies
3.6

Maxar Technologies

Junior Software Engineer

$110,504

 /yr
Range: $89K - $128K

$89K

$128K

$89,142 - $127,718 Range

Aerotek
3.6

Aerotek

Junior Software Engineer

$121,721

 /yr
Range: $112K - $128K

$112K

$128K

$112,170 - $128,088 Range

Publicis Sapient
3.9

Publicis Sapient

Junior Software Engineer

$82,179

 /yr
Range: $81K - $94K

$81K

$94K

$81,050 - $93,574 Range

Applied Information Sciences
4.2

Applied Information Sciences

Junior Software Engineer

$80,931

 /yr
Range: $75K - $98K

$75K

$98K

$74,583 - $98,338 Range

Sonalysts
3.6

Sonalysts

Junior Software Engineer

$64,281

 /yr
Range: $61K - $67K

$61K

$67K

$61,083 - $67,066 Range

PLEXSYS Interface Products
4.8

PLEXSYS Interface Products

Junior Software Engineer

$64,285

 /yr
Range: $62K - $74K

$62K

$74K

$62,269 - $73,899 Range

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$60,000

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

$76,400

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

$11

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8 days ago by a Junior Developer with less than one year of experience

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$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$21

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

$104,000

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

$69,000

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

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Frequently asked questions about a Junior Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Junior Software Engineer is $72,905 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Junior Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1612 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Junior Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Junior Software Engineer in United States is $103,678 per year.

The lowest salary for a Junior Software Engineer in United States is $51,266 per year.

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