Software Engineer Salaries

256,924 SalariesUpdated Nov 24, 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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Software Engineer

Google

$132,208/yr

Range: $53K - $304K

12,345 salaries

$132,208/yr
$53K$304K

Software Engineer

Microsoft

$119,000/yr

Range: $36K - $202K

7,912 salaries

$119,000/yr
$36K$202K

Software Engineer

Fujitsu

$114,468/yr

Range: $78K - $171K

5,685 salaries

$114,468/yr
$78K$171K

Software Engineer

Facebook

$151,977/yr

Range: $22K - $420K

4,982 salaries

$151,977/yr
$22K$420K

Software Engineer

Cisco Systems

$123,966/yr

Range: $59K - $230K

4,508 salaries

$123,966/yr
$59K$230K

Software Engineer

Oracle

$156,849/yr

Range: $87K - $210K

4,437 salaries

$156,849/yr
$87K$210K

Software Engineer

Intel Corporation

$107,008/yr

Range: $21K - $192K

4,143 salaries

$107,008/yr
$21K$192K

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Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$105,692/yr

Range: $40K - $141K

3,158 salaries

$105,692/yr
$40K$141K

Software Engineer

NVIDIA

$145,510/yr

Range: $91K - $185K

2,577 salaries

$145,510/yr
$91K$185K

Software Engineer

Uber

$147,283/yr

Range: $84K - $199K

2,302 salaries

$147,283/yr
$84K$199K

Software Engineer

Birlasoft

$90,015/yr

Range: $65K - $140K

2,079 salaries

$90,015/yr
$65K$140K

Software Engineer

Mastech Digital

$90,926/yr

Range: $71K - $131K

1,791 salaries

$90,926/yr
$71K$131K

Software Engineer

CGI

$110,668/yr

Range: $50K - $142K

1,701 salaries

$110,668/yr
$50K$142K

Software Engineer

IBM

$105,497/yr

Range: $24K - $181K

1,691 salaries

$105,497/yr
$24K$181K

Software Engineer

Applied Materials

$182,562/yr

Range: $102K - $210K

1,610 salaries

$182,562/yr
$102K$210K

Software Engineer

Cerner

$70,343/yr

Range: $54K - $95K

1,609 salaries

$70,343/yr
$54K$95K

Software Engineer

Yahoo

$126,665/yr

Range: $13K - $205K

1,550 salaries

$126,665/yr
$13K$205K

Software Engineer

Mphasis

$83,614/yr

Range: $61K - $150K

1,450 salaries

$83,614/yr
$61K$150K

Software Engineer

Quora, Inc.

$168,099/yr

Range: $124K - $203K

1,412 salaries

$168,099/yr
$124K$203K

Software Engineer

American Solutions Inc

$79,783/yr

Range: $79K - $91K

1,329 salaries

$79,783/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.

$200,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$52,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$145
hourly
A Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $145 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$90,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$74,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $74,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$148,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $148,000 per year
Additional Pay
$75k stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$73,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $73,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Ann Arbor, MI Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Ann Arbor, MI Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private