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Microsoft Senior Software Development Engineer Salaries

Updated Apr 16, 2022

$182,958

/yr

Base Pay Average

2,214 Salaries

$92K$273K

Additional Pay Average:

$27,898

Low

High

$27,898 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 164 salaries

$11K$78K
$11,159 - $78,243 Range

$33,452 Avg

Stock Bonus

Reported in 164 salaries

$110$139K
$110 - $139,067 Range

$5,498 Avg

Profit Sharing

Reported in 1 salaries

$5K$5K
$5,498 - $5,498 Range
Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role

How much does a Senior Software Development Engineer at Microsoft make?

The typical Microsoft Senior Software Development Engineer salary is $182,958 per year. Senior Software Development Engineer salaries at Microsoft can range from $92,345 - $272,500 per year. This estimate is based upon 2214 Microsoft Senior Software Development Engineer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Senior Software Development Engineer at Microsoft can expect to make an average total pay of $203,892 per year.

$203,892

Total Pay Average

Senior Software Development Engineer Salaries by Demographic

Averages based on self-reported salaries. There may be multiple reasons for pay differences - one of which is a small number of salaries submitted per job. Help make it more accurate by adding yours. Learn how this feature works.

Gender
Salaries Submitted
Average Base Pay (USD)
Men
6 salaries

$172,320

/yr
Gender Not Reported
31 salaries

$184,668

/yr
Women
Not enough salaries reported
Non-Binary
Not enough salaries reported

Microsoft Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Senior Software Development Engineer is $151,841 per year in United States, which is 17% lower than the average Microsoft salary of $182,958 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Senior Software Development Engineer ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $117,019 per year and goes up to $194,428 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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