How much does a Software Engineer 1 make?

Updated Jul 26, 2021

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$88,346 /yr
Average Base Pay

102 salaries

$64K

Low

$88K

Average

$123K

High

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The national average salary for Software Engineer 1 is $88,346 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Software Engineer 1 salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 102 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer 1 employees.

Seniority Levels

L1
Software Engineer I$83,179 /yr
L2
Software Engineer$106,544 /yr
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Snap
4.2

Snap

Software Engineer-1

$102,235

 /yr
Range: $102K - $136K
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$102K

$136K

$101,602 - $136,424 Range

PayPal
4.1

PayPal

Software Engineer-1

$111,527

 /yr
Range: $90K - $133K

$90K

$133K

$89,557 - $132,755 Range

Dell Technologies
4.2

Dell Technologies

Software Engineer-1

$82,446

 /yr
Range: $67K - $105K

$67K

$105K

$66,541 - $104,990 Range

Garmin
4.1

Garmin

Software Engineer-1

$76,387

 /yr
Range: $53K - $78K

$53K

$78K

$52,500 - $77,527 Range

Boomi
3.9

Boomi

Software Engineer-1

$88,504

 /yr
Range: $84K - $92K

$84K

$92K

$84,289 - $91,664 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Engineer-1

$131,752

 /yr
Range: $112K - $146K

$112K

$146K

$112,000 - $146,390 Range

Nordstrom
3.7

Nordstrom

Software Engineer-1

$116,000

 /yr
Range: $114K - $122K

$114K

$122K

$113,706 - $121,981 Range

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Asurion
3.6

Asurion

Software Engineer-1

$76,768

 /yr
Range: $77K - $90K

$77K

$90K

$76,768 - $89,557 Range

Honeywell
3.7

Honeywell

Software Engineer-1

$77,584

 /yr
Range: $72K - $79K

$72K

$79K

$71,659 - $79,021 Range

Intelligent Medical Objects
3.7

Intelligent Medical Objects

Software Engineer-1
About 

$83K -$95K

$83K

$95K

$82,919 - $94,600 Range

Public Partnerships
3.1

Public Partnerships

Software Engineer-1
About 

$86K -$93K

$86K

$93K

$86,132 - $92,832 Range

BAE Systems USA
3.8

BAE Systems USA

Software Engineer-1
About 

$75K -$87K

$75K

$87K

$74,705 - $87,287 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Software Engineer-1
About 

$56K -$71K

$56K

$71K

$56,211 - $71,253 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Software Engineer-1
About 

$114K -$185K

$114K

$185K

$113,582 - $184,959 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Engineer-1
About 

$110K -$127K

$110K

$127K

$109,939 - $126,582 Range

Development Dimensions International
3.1

Development Dimensions International

Software Engineer-1
About 

$69K -$80K

$69K

$80K

$68,596 - $80,069 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

Software Engineer-1
About 

$82K -$91K

$82K

$91K

$82,449 - $91,202 Range

EvonSys
4.3

EvonSys

Software Engineer-1
About 

$107K -$115K

$107K

$115K

$106,574 - $115,354 Range

Raytheon Technologies
3.9

Raytheon Technologies

Software Engineer-1
About 

$74K -$83K

$74K

$83K

$73,957 - $82,707 Range

USAA
3.8

USAA

Software Engineer-1
About 

$96K -$112K

$96K

$112K

$95,833 - $112,167 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Engineer 1 salaries

The national average salary for a Software Engineer 1 is $88,346 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Software Engineer 1 salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 102 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Engineer 1 employees.

The highest salary for a Software Engineer 1 in United States is $122,864 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Engineer 1 in United States is $63,526 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Software Engineer 1 or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Software Engineer 1.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent software engineer 1 salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$60,000
per year
A Software Engineer I in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$67,500
per year
A Computer Engineer I in the Panama City, FL Area area reported making $67,500 per year
Additional Pay
$750 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Panama City, FL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$108,000
per year
A Software Engineer I in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $108,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Software Engineer I in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$135,000
per year
A SDE-1 Amazon in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$67,000
per year
A Software Engineer I in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$68,000
per year
A Software Engineer I in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $68,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$138,000
per year
A Software Developer Engineer I in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $138,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Software Engineer I in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$20k stock bonus
Job Highlights
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
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