Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Entry Level Software Engineer make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$99,135 / yrTotal Pay
$85,045 / yrBase Pay
$14,090 / yrAdditional Pay

$99,135

 / yr
$65K$154K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Entry Level Software Engineer is $99,135 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $85,045 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 $14,090 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.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Entry Level Software Engineer

$99,135 /yr
Entry Level Software Engineer
$105,916 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Entry Level Software Engineer

Some related job titles are Entry Level Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $103,998, Entry Level Computer Programmer Salaries with median pay of $64,761, Entry Level Engineer Salaries with median pay of $73,776, Entry-level Java Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $97,500.

Top Paying Companies

For an Entry Level Software Engineer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Entry Level Software Engineer in United States. Employers include IBM, Aerotek and Motorola Solutions.

1
IBM
$118,737/yr
5
Revature
$109,685/yr
6
Boeing
$109,652/yr
8
SAIC
$101,135/yr

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General Motors (GM)
4.0
Entry Level Software DeveloperSee 74 salaries from this location

$99,178

 / yr

$109,652

 / yr
IBM
4.1
Entry Level Software EngineerSee 33 salaries from this location

$118,737

 / yr
Revature
4.1
Entry Level Software EngineerSee 26 salaries from this location

$109,685

 / yr

$95,944

 / yr

$91,848

 / yr
IBM
4.1
Entry Level Software DeveloperSee 17 salaries from this location

$117,374

 / yr

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$109,879

 / yr

$122,807

 / yr

$89,825

 / yr
Revature
4.1
Entry Level Software DeveloperSee 8 salaries from this location

$51

 / hr

$96,203

 / yr

$101,441

 / yr

$95,007

 / yr

$94,598

 / yr

$107,532

 / yr

$108,555

 / yr
Vanguard
3.7
Entry Level Software DeveloperSee 7 salaries from this location

$109,949

 / yr

$93,307

 / yr

$113,497

 / yr
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What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

Recent Salaries Shared

For entry level software engineer

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Entry Level Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Software Engineer Entry Level

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$65,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Entry Level Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$70,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Entry Level Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$55,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

1-3 years
3 days ago
Entry Level Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

Submitted3 days ago

1-3 years
3 days ago
Entry Level Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$200,000

/yr

Submitted4 days ago

1-3 years
4 days ago
Entry Level Software Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$85,000

/yr

Submitted4 days ago

<1 year
4 days ago
Entry Level Software Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$120,000

/yr

Submitted5 days ago

<1 year
5 days ago
Entry Level Software Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$92,400

/yr

$84K | $8K

Submitted5 days ago

<1 year
5 days ago

Entry Level Software Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Entry Level Software Engineer is $85,045 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Entry Level Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 417 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Entry Level Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for an Entry Level Software Engineer in United States is $127,767 per year.

The lowest salary for an Entry Level Software Engineer in United States is $56,608 per year.

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