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Software Development Engineer Salaries in United States

24,089 SalariesUpdated Jun 18, 2021

Average Base Pay
$116,252 / yr
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How much does a Software Development Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Software Development Engineer is $116,252 in United States. Filter by location to see Software Development Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 24,089 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Development Engineer employees.

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Software Development Engineer

Microsoft

$122,403/yr

Range: $80K - $178K

6,279 salaries

$122,403/yr
$80K$178K

Software Development Engineer

Amazon

$119,008/yr

Range: $63K - $203K

6,032 salaries

$119,008/yr
$63K$203K

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

Amazon

$8,276/mo

Range: $2K - $10K

1,289 salaries

$8,276/mo
$2K$10K

Software Development Engineer

Expedia Group

$116,480/yr

Range: $94K - $147K

1,208 salaries

$116,480/yr
$94K$147K

Software Development Engineer

Adobe

$144,144/yr

Range: $87K - $181K

957 salaries

$144,144/yr
$87K$181K

Software Development Engineer

Workday

$150,756/yr

Range: $94K - $157K

559 salaries

$150,756/yr
$94K$157K

Software Development Engineer

Apple

$173,454/yr

Range: $120K - $252K

481 salaries

$173,454/yr
$120K$252K

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Software Development Engineer

Mentor Graphics

$121,990/yr

Range: $78K - $164K

423 salaries

$121,990/yr
$78K$164K

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

Microsoft

$7,858/mo

Range: $5K - $10K

327 salaries

$7,858/mo
$5K$10K

Software Development Engineer

a2z Development Center

$129,594/yr

Range: $110K - $162K

296 salaries

$129,594/yr
$110K$162K

Software Development Engineer

ServiceNow

$119,068/yr

Range: $77K - $147K

201 salaries

$119,068/yr
$77K$147K

Software Development Engineer

Zillow

$133,394/yr

Range: $77K - $190K

177 salaries

$133,394/yr
$77K$190K

Software Development Engineer

Audible

$111,623/yr

Range: $97K - $163K

164 salaries

$111,623/yr
$97K$163K

Software Development Engineer

Fortinet

$138,981/yr

Range: $89K - $152K

162 salaries

$138,981/yr
$89K$152K

Software Development Engineer

Egencia

$112,380/yr

Range: $92K - $140K

159 salaries

$112,380/yr
$92K$140K

Software Development Engineer

Alcatel-Lucent

$121,580/yr

Range: $85K - $166K

148 salaries

$121,580/yr
$85K$166K

Software Development Engineer

Philips

$126,000/yr

Range: $70K - $147K

128 salaries

$126,000/yr
$70K$147K

Software Development Engineer

McAfee

$118,562/yr

Range: $72K - $157K

115 salaries

$118,562/yr
$72K$157K

Software Development Engineer

GoDaddy

$121,166/yr

Range: $100K - $163K

90 salaries

$121,166/yr
$100K$163K

Software Development Engineer

RealNetworks

$97,796/yr

Range: $84K - $142K

81 salaries

$97,796/yr
$84K$142K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$140,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$70
hourly
A Software Engineer() in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $70 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$80,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Buffalo, NY Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Buffalo, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$130,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer (SDE) in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$99,910
per year
A Software Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $99,910 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$175,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $175,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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