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How much does a Software Developer make?

Updated Sep 24, 2021

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$97,713 /yr
Average Base Pay

104,574 salaries

$68K

Low

$98K

Average

$140K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Software Developer is $97,713 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 104574 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Developer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Developer$97,713 /yr
L3
Senior Software Developer$115,938 /yr
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Entry Level Software Developer

$62,379

per year

Java Developer

$93,118

per year

Junior Software Developer

$64,757

per year

Software Developer Fresher

$89,721

per year

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Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Software Developer

$166,990

 /yr
Range: $77K - $198K
8,320 salaries
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$77K

$198K

$77,099 - $197,771 Range

Mastech Digital
4

Mastech Digital

Software Developer

$103,095

 /yr
Range: $75K - $139K

$75K

$139K

$74,826 - $138,820 Range

CGI
3.8

CGI

Software Developer

$112,398

 /yr
Range: $57K - $138K

$57K

$138K

$57,255 - $137,603 Range

Compunnel
4

Compunnel

Software Developer

$110,780

 /yr
Range: $80K - $328K

$80K

$328K

$79,815 - $327,798 Range

Epic
3.2

Epic

Software Developer

$107,257

 /yr
Range: $90K - $254K

$90K

$254K

$90,000 - $253,870 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Software Developer

$138,421

 /yr
Range: $61K - $200K

$61K

$200K

$61,273 - $199,671 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Developer

$110,870

 /yr
Range: $42K - $370K

$42K

$370K

$42,395 - $369,635 Range

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Randstad US
3.8

Randstad US

Software Developer

$117,157

 /yr
Range: $83K - $154K

$83K

$154K

$83,190 - $154,142 Range

General Motors (GM)
4

General Motors (GM)

Software Developer

$75,180

 /yr
Range: $48K - $136K

$48K

$136K

$48,218 - $136,328 Range

System Soft Technologies
4.3

System Soft Technologies

Software Developer

$111,831

 /yr
Range: $77K - $139K

$77K

$139K

$76,992 - $139,107 Range

Federal Soft Systems
4.5

Federal Soft Systems

Software Developer

$86,844

 /yr
Range: $69K - $117K

$69K

$117K

$68,623 - $117,297 Range

NEMO IT Solutions
4.5

NEMO IT Solutions

Software Developer

$92,316

 /yr
Range: $64K - $127K

$64K

$127K

$64,195 - $126,754 Range

Kitestring Technical Services
4.9

Kitestring Technical Services

Software Developer

$128,365

 /yr
Range: $80K - $182K

$80K

$182K

$80,439 - $181,774 Range

Diaspark
3.5

Diaspark

Software Developer

$81,517

 /yr
Range: $70K - $130K

$70K

$130K

$70,243 - $130,061 Range

Vyzer
4.5

Vyzer

Software Developer

$92,013

 /yr
Range: $64K - $131K

$64K

$131K

$64,195 - $130,960 Range

State Farm
3.6

State Farm

Software Developer

$85,600

 /yr
Range: $57K - $142K

$57K

$142K

$56,652 - $141,595 Range

cyberThink
3.4

cyberThink

Software Developer

$95,540

 /yr
Range: $67K - $130K

$67K

$130K

$66,789 - $129,994 Range

NTT DATA
3.7

NTT DATA

Software Developer

$129,588

 /yr
Range: $63K - $178K

$63K

$178K

$63,499 - $178,338 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Developer

$121,647

 /yr
Range: $18K - $294K

$18K

$294K

$17,760 - $294,078 Range

Iris Software
4.1

Iris Software

Software Developer

$118,079

 /yr
Range: $79K - $159K

$79K

$159K

$79,435 - $158,601 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Developer salaries

The national average salary for a Software Developer is $97,713 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 104574 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Developer employees.

The highest salary for a Software Developer in United States is $139,675 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Developer in United States is $68,358 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$125,000
per year
A Software Developer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
$23k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Grand Rapids, MI Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Grand Rapids, MI Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Computer Programmer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$165,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Madison, WI Area area reported making $165,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
$35k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Madison, WI Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$84,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $84,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Self-employed
$110,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$94,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $94,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Bloomington, IL Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bloomington, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private