Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in New York City, NY Area?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$159,116 / yrTotal Pay
$129,196 / yrBase Pay
$29,921 / yrAdditional Pay

$159,116

 / yr
$107K$242K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Software Engineer is $159,116 per year in the New York City, NY Area area, with an average salary of $129,196 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 $29,921 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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Total Pay Trajectory

For Senior Software Engineer in New York City, NY Area

$159,116 /yr
Senior Software Engineer
$169,305 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Senior Software Engineer in New York City, NY Area

Some related job titles are Lead Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $171,922, Senior Software Developer Salaries with median pay of $160,657, Senior Software Development Engineer Salaries with median pay of $171,379, Software Engineer II Salaries with median pay of $135,925.

Top Paying Companies

For a Senior Software Engineer in New York City, NY Area

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Senior Software Engineer in New York City, NY Area. Employers include DRW, Two Sigma and Wish.

1
DRW
$327,778/yr
3
Wish
$304,105/yr
5
Button
$297,160/yr
6
Tapad
$297,123/yr
8
$286,834/yr
9
Ellevest
$285,127/yr
10
FuboTV
$284,229/yr

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Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Senior Software Engineer

New York City, NY

 | 4-6 years

$175,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Senior Software Engineer

New York City, NY

 | 10-14 years

$168,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Senior Software Engineer

New York City, NY

 | 4-6 years

$190,000

/yr

$165K | $25K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Senior Software Engineer

New York City, NY

 | 4-6 years

$145,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Senior Software Engineer

New York City, NY

 | 10-14 years

$149,000

/yr

$140K | $9K

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Consulting Senior Software Engineer

New York City, NY

 | 7-9 years

$350,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Senior Software Engineer

New York City, NY

 | 7-9 years

$170,000

/yr

$150K | $20K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Consulting Senior Software Engineer

New York City, NY

 | 4-6 years

$59,539

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Senior Software Engineer

New York City, NY

 | 10-14 years

$170,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday

Senior Software Engineer pay FAQ in New York City, NY Area

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $129,196 per year in New York City, NY Area. Salaries estimates are based on 125791 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Engineer employees in New York City, NY Area.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in New York City, NY Area is $186,965 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in New York City, NY Area is $89,276 per year.

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