Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Software Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$118,813 / yrTotal Pay
$101,910 / yrBase Pay
$16,903 / yrAdditional Pay

$118,813

 / yr
$37K$417K
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The estimated total pay for a Software Engineer is $118,813 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $101,910 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 $16,903 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. The typical Software Engineer salary is $101,910. Salaries can range from $36,504 - $417,185. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Software Engineer in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $118,813.

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What are some related job titles for Software Engineer?

Some related job titles are Entry Level Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $107,309, Principal Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $176,815, Software Development Engineer Salaries with median pay of $133,788, Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) Salaries with median pay of $125,360.

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3.1

Hive (CA)

Software Engineer

$130,000

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Range: $111K - $168K

$111K

$168K

$111,059 - $167,665 Range

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Hive

Software Engineer

$120K

$130K

$120,200 - $130,131 Range

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Hive (CA)

Software Engineer I
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$123K -$134K

$123K

$134K

$123,327 - $133,987 Range

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Hive (CA)

Senior Software Engineer
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$153K -$168K

$153K

$168K

$152,590 - $168,386 Range

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Hive (CA)

Software Engineer() - Monthly Intern
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$6K -$7K

$6K

$7K

$6,376 - $6,898 Range

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Hive (NY)

Full Stack Web Developer
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$122K -$131K

$122K

$131K

$122,066 - $130,676 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Software Development Engineer (SDE) in United States of America

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$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Software Development Engineer (SDE) with 1 to 3 years of experience

$95,738

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

$70,000

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7 days ago by a Software Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$28

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$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$180,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Software Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$3,000

/moAvg Base Salary

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

$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Stock Bonus$45,000/yr

8 days ago by a Software Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$140,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $108,249 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 314918 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Software Engineer in United States is $160,392 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Engineer in United States is $73,058 per year.

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