Software Engineer Salaries

256,924 SalariesUpdated Jan 5, 2021

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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Software Engineer

Google

$135,056/yr

Range: $50K - $319K

12,529 salaries

$135,056/yr
$50K$319K

Software Engineer

Microsoft

$119,265/yr

Range: $36K - $235K

7,946 salaries

$119,265/yr
$36K$235K

Software Engineer

Fujitsu

$117,439/yr

Range: $77K - $171K

5,684 salaries

$117,439/yr
$77K$171K

Software Engineer

Facebook

$150,031/yr

Range: $20K - $420K

5,057 salaries

$150,031/yr
$20K$420K

Software Engineer

Cisco Systems

$122,155/yr

Range: $45K - $230K

4,480 salaries

$122,155/yr
$45K$230K

Software Engineer

Intel Corporation

$109,242/yr

Range: $11K - $759K

4,173 salaries

$109,242/yr
$11K$759K

Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$108,608/yr

Range: $38K - $135K

3,161 salaries

$108,608/yr
$38K$135K

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Software Engineer

NVIDIA

$141,926/yr

Range: $91K - $261K

2,581 salaries

$141,926/yr
$91K$261K

Software Engineer

Uber

$147,632/yr

Range: $57K - $208K

2,253 salaries

$147,632/yr
$57K$208K

Software Engineer

Birlasoft

$85,871/yr

Range: $68K - $98K

2,079 salaries

$85,871/yr
$68K$98K

Software Engineer

IBM

$103,313/yr

Range: $22K - $180K

1,742 salaries

$103,313/yr
$22K$180K

Software Engineer

Cerner

$71,267/yr

Range: $46K - $95K

1,634 salaries

$71,267/yr
$46K$95K

Software Engineer

Applied Materials

$145,960/yr

Range: $104K - $210K

1,633 salaries

$145,960/yr
$104K$210K

Software Engineer

Yahoo

$126,394/yr

Range: $13K - $205K

1,558 salaries

$126,394/yr
$13K$205K

Software Engineer

Mphasis

$81,045/yr

Range: $61K - $149K

1,453 salaries

$81,045/yr
$61K$149K

Software Engineer

Quora, Inc.

$131,571/yr

Range: $124K - $167K

1,412 salaries

$131,571/yr
$124K$167K

Software Engineer

American Solutions Inc

$79,709/yr

Range: $79K - $91K

1,328 salaries

$79,709/yr
$79K$91K

Software Engineer

LinkedIn

$135,188/yr

Range: $96K - $245K

1,014 salaries

$135,188/yr
$96K$245K

Software Engineer

Oracle

$121,534/yr

Range: $13K - $344K

923 salaries

$121,534/yr
$13K$344K

Software Engineer

Amazon

$120,075/yr

Range: $16K - $232K

907 salaries

$120,075/yr
$16K$232K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$75,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Trenton, NJ Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Trenton, NJ Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$46
hourly
A Software Engineering in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $46 per hour
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$125,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer (SDE) in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$35k cash bonus
$6k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$40
hourly
A Software Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $40 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$20,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $20,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$115,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$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
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$115,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private