LinkedIn Software Engineer Salaries

Updated May 17, 2022



Base Pay Average

1,562 Salaries


Additional Pay Average:




$15,527 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 64 salaries

$1 - $40,365 Range

$52,437 Avg

Stock Bonus

Reported in 62 salaries

$33 - $248,609 Range

$16,900 Avg

Profit Sharing

Reported in 1 salaries

$16,900 - $16,900 Range

$3,000 Avg


Reported in 3 salaries

$1,081 - $16,562 Range
Commission Sharing has not been reported for this role

How much does a Software Engineer at LinkedIn make?

The typical LinkedIn Software Engineer salary is $152,493 per year. Software Engineer salaries at LinkedIn can range from $100,686 - $351,326 per year. This estimate is based upon 1562 LinkedIn Software Engineer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Software Engineer at LinkedIn can expect to make an average total pay of $152,493 per year.


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Software Engineer Salaries by Demographic

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161 salaries


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LinkedIn Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $108,249 per year in United States, which is 29% lower than the average LinkedIn salary of $152,493 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Software Engineer ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $117,019 per year and goes up to $197,798 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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