Microsoft Software Development Engineer Salaries in Sunnyvale, CA

64 SalariesUpdated Feb 10, 2020

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Additional Pay
Cash Bonus (11)
$10K - $107K
Stock Bonus (11)
$3K - $94K
Profit Sharing (1)
$6K - $6K
Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role
The typical Microsoft Software Development Engineer salary is $131,194. Software Development Engineer salaries at Microsoft can range from $116,923 - $169,012. This estimate is based upon 63 Microsoft Software Development Engineer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Software Development Engineer at Microsoft can expect to make an average total pay of $134,029 . See all Software Development Engineer salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.

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