NVIDIA Software Engineer Salaries

Updated May 3, 2021



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4,899 Salaries


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$40,000 Avg

Stock Bonus

Reported in 13 salaries

$8,044 - $150,821 Range

$10,110 Avg

Profit Sharing

Reported in 1 salaries

$10,110 - $10,110 Range
Cash Bonus, Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role

How much does a Software Engineer at NVIDIA make?

The typical NVIDIA Software Engineer salary is $181,813. Software Engineer salaries at NVIDIA can range from $90,593 - $242,720. This estimate is based upon 250 NVIDIA 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 NVIDIA can expect to make an average total pay of $181,813 . See all Software Engineer salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.


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The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $104,726 in United States, which is 42% lower than the salary offered by NVIDIA for this job.

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The salary trajectory of a Software Engineer ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $111,072 and goes up to $149,000 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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