Software Engineer Salaries in United States

299,513 SalariesUpdated Jun 22, 2021

Average Base Pay
$106,557 / yr
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How much does a Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $106,557 in United States. Filter by location to see Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 299,513 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees.

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Software Engineer

Google

$140,000/yr

Range: $28K - $475K

19,243 salaries

$140,000/yr
$28K$475K

Software Engineer

Microsoft

$120,000/yr

Range: $6K - $437K

12,518 salaries

$120,000/yr
$6K$437K

Software Engineer

Facebook

$161,315/yr

Range: $54K - $294K

9,601 salaries

$161,315/yr
$54K$294K

Software Engineer

Cisco Systems

$125,000/yr

Range: $39K - $953K

6,951 salaries

$125,000/yr
$39K$953K

Software Engineer

Fujitsu

$114,886/yr

Range: $80K - $171K

5,692 salaries

$114,886/yr
$80K$171K

Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$106,000/yr

Range: $56K - $198K

5,207 salaries

$106,000/yr
$56K$198K

Software Engineer

NVIDIA

$150,701/yr

Range: $92K - $245K

4,903 salaries

$150,701/yr
$92K$245K

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Software Engineer

Intel Corporation

$114,284/yr

Range: $48K - $264K

4,776 salaries

$114,284/yr
$48K$264K

Software Engineer

Uber

$138,333/yr

Range: $31K - $235K

3,170 salaries

$138,333/yr
$31K$235K

Software Engineer

Birlasoft

$98,600/yr

Range: $66K - $162K

2,331 salaries

$98,600/yr
$66K$162K

Software Engineer

IBM

$106,242/yr

Range: $47K - $284K

2,162 salaries

$106,242/yr
$47K$284K

Software Engineer

Cerner

$72,052/yr

Range: $65K - $121K

2,138 salaries

$72,052/yr
$65K$121K

Software Engineer

Quora, Inc.

$188,360/yr

Range: $128K - $214K

2,014 salaries

$188,360/yr
$128K$214K

Software Engineer

Mphasis

$83,201/yr

Range: $54K - $179K

1,838 salaries

$83,201/yr
$54K$179K

Software Engineer

Applied Materials

$139,499/yr

Range: $76K - $217K

1,787 salaries

$139,499/yr
$76K$217K

Software Engineer

Amazon

$126,014/yr

Range: $24K - $302K

1,747 salaries

$126,014/yr
$24K$302K

Software Engineer

Yahoo

$131,357/yr

Range: $13K - $284K

1,569 salaries

$131,357/yr
$13K$284K

Software Engineer

LinkedIn

$143,407/yr

Range: $100K - $227K

1,448 salaries

$143,407/yr
$100K$227K

Software Engineer

American Solutions Inc

$71,806/yr

Range: $50K - $94K

1,328 salaries

$71,806/yr
$50K$94K

Software Engineer

Bloomberg L.P.

$153,556/yr

Range: $101K - $213K

1,308 salaries

$153,556/yr
$101K$213K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$60,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Self-Employed
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$150k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$8,500
monthly
A Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $8,500 per month
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$116,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $116,000 per year
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Freelance
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public