Software Engineer Salaries

256,924 SalariesUpdated Sep 18, 2020

Average Base Pay
$92,046 / yr
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How much does a Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $92,046 in United States. Filter by location to see Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 256,924 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees.

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Entry Level Software Engineer$75K

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Software Engineer

Google

$132,396/yr

Range: $611 - $231K

12,160 salaries

$132,396/yr
$611$231K

Software Engineer

Microsoft

$120,000/yr

Range: $31K - $957K

7,828 salaries

$120,000/yr
$31K$957K

Software Engineer

Fujitsu

$114,325/yr

Range: $77K - $171K

5,683 salaries

$114,325/yr
$77K$171K

Software Engineer

Facebook

$142,218/yr

Range: $22K - $420K

4,920 salaries

$142,218/yr
$22K$420K

Software Engineer

Cisco Systems

$122,227/yr

Range: $59K - $195K

4,461 salaries

$122,227/yr
$59K$195K

Software Engineer

Oracle

$151,639/yr

Range: $87K - $185K

4,434 salaries

$151,639/yr
$87K$185K

Software Engineer

Intel Corporation

$124,117/yr

Range: $21K - $305K

4,114 salaries

$124,117/yr
$21K$305K

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Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$105,309/yr

Range: $41K - $141K

3,152 salaries

$105,309/yr
$41K$141K

Software Engineer

NVIDIA

$179,624/yr

Range: $91K - $227K

2,573 salaries

$179,624/yr
$91K$227K

Software Engineer

Uber

$147,099/yr

Range: $59K - $199K

2,292 salaries

$147,099/yr
$59K$199K

Software Engineer

Birlasoft

$76,920/yr

Range: $72K - $98K

2,079 salaries

$76,920/yr
$72K$98K

Software Engineer

Mastech Digital

$92,620/yr

Range: $69K - $119K

1,790 salaries

$92,620/yr
$69K$119K

Software Engineer

CGI

$110,530/yr

Range: $50K - $141K

1,700 salaries

$110,530/yr
$50K$141K

Software Engineer

IBM

$111,382/yr

Range: $22K - $181K

1,653 salaries

$111,382/yr
$22K$181K

Software Engineer

Applied Materials

$182,334/yr

Range: $106K - $210K

1,608 salaries

$182,334/yr
$106K$210K

Software Engineer

Cerner

$70,313/yr

Range: $54K - $95K

1,587 salaries

$70,313/yr
$54K$95K

Software Engineer

Yahoo

$126,353/yr

Range: $13K - $205K

1,547 salaries

$126,353/yr
$13K$205K

Software Engineer

Mphasis

$83,254/yr

Range: $61K - $149K

1,448 salaries

$83,254/yr
$61K$149K

Software Engineer

Quora, Inc.

$136,812/yr

Range: $125K - $171K

1,410 salaries

$136,812/yr
$125K$171K

Software Engineer

American Solutions Inc

$79,683/yr

Range: $79K - $91K

1,329 salaries

$79,683/yr
$79K$91K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$116,941
per year
A Software Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $116,941 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$135,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$40k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$7,933
monthly
A Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $7,933 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$26
hourly
A Software Engineering in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Memphis, TN Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
Memphis, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$7,850
monthly
A Software Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $7,850 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A Software Engineer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public