How much does a Software Development make?

Updated Sep 15, 2021

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$87,333 /yr
Average Base Pay

244 salaries

$54K

Low

$87K

Average

$141K

High

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The national average salary for Software Development is $87,333 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Software Development salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 244 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Development employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Developer$97,763 /yr
L3
Senior Software Developer$115,944 /yr
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Entry Level Software Developer

$62,379

per year

Java Developer

$93,118

per year

Junior Software Developer

$64,750

per year

Software Developer Fresher

$89,736

per year

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Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Development - Monthly Intern

$7,990

 /mo
Range: $4K - $10K
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$4K

$10K

$4,375 - $10,072 Range

Epic
3.2

Epic

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$36

 /hr
Range: $31 - $44

$31

$44

$31 - $44 Range

Epic
3.2

Epic

Software Development

$115,244

 /yr
Range: $94K - $161K

$94K

$161K

$93,833 - $161,149 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$28

 /hr
Range: $22 - $36

$22

$36

$22 - $36 Range

Hyland
3.5

Hyland

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$19

 /hr
Range: $17 - $24

$17

$24

$17 - $24 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development - Monthly Intern

$8,067

 /mo
Range: $7K - $8K

$7K

$8K

$6,544 - $8,434 Range

Intel Corporation
4.2

Intel Corporation

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$32

 /hr
Range: $29 - $38

$29

$38

$29 - $38 Range

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General Motors (GM)
4

General Motors (GM)

Software Development

$73,133

 /yr
Range: $63K - $97K

$63K

$97K

$63,454 - $97,070 Range

A9.com
3.7

A9.com

Software Development - Monthly Intern

$8,189

 /mo
Range: $7K - $10K

$7K

$10K

$7,062 - $10,186 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$26

 /hr
Range: $17 - $46

$17

$46

$17 - $46 Range

Tyler Technologies
3.9

Tyler Technologies

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$22

 /hr
Range: $21 - $27

$21

$27

$21 - $27 Range

Autodesk
4.3

Autodesk

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$31

 /hr
Range: $24 - $50

$24

$50

$24 - $50 Range

Salesforce
4.4

Salesforce

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$48

 /hr
Range: $40 - $58

$40

$58

$40 - $58 Range

Paycom
4.2

Paycom

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$25

 /hr
Range: $25 - $27

$25

$27

$25 - $27 Range

Spiceworks Ziff Davis
4.4

Spiceworks Ziff Davis

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$27

 /hr
Range: $25 - $29

$25

$29

$25 - $29 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$23

 /hr
Range: $13 - $36

$13

$36

$13 - $36 Range

SAP
4.5

SAP

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$28

 /hr
Range: $16 - $38

$16

$38

$16 - $38 Range

Fidelity Investments
4.2

Fidelity Investments

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$25

 /hr
Range: $22 - $29

$22

$29

$22 - $29 Range

Sandhills Global
2.7

Sandhills Global

Software Development - Hourly Intern

$22

 /hr
Range: $20 - $24

$20

$24

$20 - $24 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Software Development - Monthly Intern

$8,067

 /mo
Range: $5K - $10K

$5K

$10K

$4,955 - $9,771 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Development salaries

The national average salary for a Software Development is $87,333 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Software Development salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 244 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Development employees.

The highest salary for a Software Development in United States is $140,969 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Development in United States is $54,105 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$91,050
per year
An Antenna Test Software Developer in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $91,050 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50
hourly
A Software Developer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $50 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$85,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$65k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$72,500
per year
A Software Developer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $72,500 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$200,000
per year
An Amazon Software Developer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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