Software Engineer Salaries in United States

295,424 SalariesUpdated May 17, 2021

Average Base Pay
$105,580 / yr
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How much does a Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $105,580 in United States. Filter by location to see Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 295,424 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees.

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Software Engineer

Google

$150,000/yr

Range: $28K - $300K

19,035 salaries

$150,000/yr
$28K$300K

Software Engineer

Microsoft

$120,000/yr

Range: $60K - $240K

12,383 salaries

$120,000/yr
$60K$240K

Software Engineer

Facebook

$160,000/yr

Range: $56K - $291K

9,510 salaries

$160,000/yr
$56K$291K

Software Engineer

Cisco Systems

$121,853/yr

Range: $39K - $946K

6,909 salaries

$121,853/yr
$39K$946K

Software Engineer

Fujitsu

$117,109/yr

Range: $79K - $175K

5,692 salaries

$117,109/yr
$79K$175K

Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$111,138/yr

Range: $56K - $180K

5,190 salaries

$111,138/yr
$56K$180K

Software Engineer

NVIDIA

$210,275/yr

Range: $91K - $256K

4,900 salaries

$210,275/yr
$91K$256K

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Software Engineer

Intel Corporation

$109,676/yr

Range: $48K - $262K

4,755 salaries

$109,676/yr
$48K$262K

Software Engineer

Uber

$122,992/yr

Range: $31K - $233K

3,154 salaries

$122,992/yr
$31K$233K

Software Engineer

Birlasoft

$97,686/yr

Range: $66K - $161K

2,331 salaries

$97,686/yr
$66K$161K

Software Engineer

IBM

$105,520/yr

Range: $47K - $278K

2,123 salaries

$105,520/yr
$47K$278K

Software Engineer

Cerner

$71,798/yr

Range: $66K - $119K

2,087 salaries

$71,798/yr
$66K$119K

Software Engineer

Quora, Inc.

$131,462/yr

Range: $127K - $209K

2,014 salaries

$131,462/yr
$127K$209K

Software Engineer

Mphasis

$82,776/yr

Range: $53K - $175K

1,837 salaries

$82,776/yr
$53K$175K

Software Engineer

Applied Materials

$160,326/yr

Range: $75K - $215K

1,784 salaries

$160,326/yr
$75K$215K

Software Engineer

Amazon

$128,000/yr

Range: $19K - $295K

1,607 salaries

$128,000/yr
$19K$295K

Software Engineer

Yahoo

$129,838/yr

Range: $13K - $282K

1,569 salaries

$129,838/yr
$13K$282K

Software Engineer

LinkedIn

$142,078/yr

Range: $99K - $225K

1,440 salaries

$142,078/yr
$99K$225K

Software Engineer

American Solutions Inc

$81,624/yr

Range: $81K - $93K

1,328 salaries

$81,624/yr
$81K$93K

Software Engineer

Bloomberg L.P.

$155,002/yr

Range: $107K - $212K

1,294 salaries

$155,002/yr
$107K$212K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$150,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
$75k stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$118,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $118,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$147,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $147,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$121,641
per year
A Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $121,641 per year
Additional Pay
$16k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$95,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$130,679
per year
A Software Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $130,679 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private