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Senior Software Development Engineer Salaries

5,802 SalariesUpdated May 7, 2021

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$146,552 / yr
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How much does a Senior Software Development Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Senior Software Development Engineer is $146,552 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Software Development Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 5,802 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Development Engineer employees.

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Senior Software Development Engineer

Microsoft

$168,054/yr

Range: $85K - $248K

2,205 salaries

$168,054/yr
$85K$248K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Workday

$174,398/yr

Range: $146K - $193K

777 salaries

$174,398/yr
$146K$193K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Amazon

$164,278/yr

Range: $109K - $333K

398 salaries

$164,278/yr
$109K$333K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Expedia Group

$159,301/yr

Range: $122K - $182K

163 salaries

$159,301/yr
$122K$182K

Senior Software Development Engineer

ServiceNow

$137,800/yr

Range: $100K - $164K

151 salaries

$137,800/yr
$100K$164K

Senior Software Development Engineer

AMD

$131,903/yr

Range: $98K - $182K

101 salaries

$131,903/yr
$98K$182K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Citrix

$131,615/yr

Range: $110K - $172K

92 salaries

$131,615/yr
$110K$172K

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Senior Software Development Engineer

Alcatel-Lucent

$126,431/yr

Range: $103K - $182K

64 salaries

$126,431/yr
$103K$182K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Inovalon

$117,937/yr

Range: $100K - $138K

48 salaries

$117,937/yr
$100K$138K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Cisco Systems

$142,147/yr

Range: $108K - $180K

46 salaries

$142,147/yr
$108K$180K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Mastercard

$120,043/yr

Range: $101K - $150K

46 salaries

$120,043/yr
$101K$150K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Zillow

$156,510/yr

Range: $130K - $185K

40 salaries

$156,510/yr
$130K$185K

Senior Software Development Engineer

RealNetworks

$119,094/yr

Range: $109K - $151K

39 salaries

$119,094/yr
$109K$151K

Senior Software Development Engineer

MetLife

$110,665/yr

Range: $99K - $126K

35 salaries

$110,665/yr
$99K$126K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Aetna

$131,283/yr

Range: $119K - $164K

33 salaries

$131,283/yr
$119K$164K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Yahoo

$149,904/yr

Range: $128K - $192K

33 salaries

$149,904/yr
$128K$192K

Senior Software Development Engineer

PTC

$106,380/yr

Range: $86K - $126K

33 salaries

$106,380/yr
$86K$126K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Mentor Graphics

$140,245/yr

Range: $136K - $143K

32 salaries

$140,245/yr
$136K$143K

Senior Software Development Engineer

CSG

$98,026/yr

Range: $85K - $129K

31 salaries

$98,026/yr
$85K$129K

Senior Software Development Engineer

Google

$185,125/yr

Range: $93K - $233K

28 salaries

$185,125/yr
$93K$233K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior software development engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$150,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$150,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
A Sr Developer in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$148,488
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $148,488 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$175,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $175,000 per year
Additional Pay
$35k cash bonus
$35k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$120,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$149,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $149,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$125,033
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $125,033 per year
Additional Pay
$19k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer I in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k profit sharing
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$115,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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