Software Engineer Salary

Software Engineer Salary

$115,971

Average Base Salary

$58,475

Average Total Compensation

Min: $62K
Max: $197K
Base Salary
Median: $105K
Mean (Average): $116K
Data points: 281,094

Software Engineer Salary by Seniority Levels

$53K
$238K
Executive
Median: $150K
Mean (Average): $150K
Data points: 111
$86K
$265K
Manager
Median: $175K
Mean (Average): $178K
Data points: 5,120
$74K
$240K
Senior
Median: $158K
Mean (Average): $159K
Data points: 30,870
$77K
$180K
Mid-Level
Median: $130K
Mean (Average): $129K
Data points: 26,037
$63K
$153K
Entry Level
Median: $114K
Mean (Average): $111K
Data points: 4,787
$43K
$112K
Intern
Median: $77K
Mean (Average): $78K
Data points: 9

Software Engineer Salary Compared to other Positions

$85K
$240K
Product Manager
Median: $155K
Mean (Average): $160K
Data points: 7,905
$79K
$225K
Machine Learning Engineer
Median: $146K
Mean (Average): $149K
Data points: 4,403
$70K
$184K
Data Scientist
Median: $120K
Mean (Average): $123K
Data points: 30,150
$62K
$197K
Software Engineer
Median: $105K
Mean (Average): $116K
Data points: 281,094
$64K
$168K
Data Engineer
Median: $100K
Mean (Average): $107K
Data points: 28,373
$56K
$150K
Product Analyst
Median: $90K
Mean (Average): $95K
Data points: 870
$56K
$141K
Business Intelligence
Median: $90K
Mean (Average): $94K
Data points: 10,676
$49K
$174K
Research Scientist
Median: $80K
Mean (Average): $94K
Data points: 14,454
$46K
$145K
Data Analyst
Median: $75K
Mean (Average): $83K
Data points: 32,111
$44K
$160K
Growth Marketing Analyst
Median: $68K
Mean (Average): $83K
Data points: 1,928
$55K
$122K
Business Analyst
Median: $76K
Mean (Average): $81K
Data points: 49,411

Most data science positions fall under different position titles depending on the actual role.

From the graph we can see that on average the Product Manager role pays the most with a $159,748 base salary while the Business Analyst role on average pays the least with a $80,857 base salary.

Top Cities for Software Engineer Salaries

$119K
$270K
Zurich, Switzerland
Median: $158K
Mean (Average): $169K
Data points: 154
$95K
$208K
Remote
Median: $151K
Mean (Average): $156K
Data points: 14
$67K
$252K
Tulsa, OK
Median: $143K
Mean (Average): $152K
Data points: 156
$74K
$225K
San Francisco, CA
Median: $150K
Mean (Average): $151K
Data points: 45,654
$96K
$201K
Kalamazoo, MI
Median: $151K
Mean (Average): $149K
Data points: 53
$77K
$218K
New York, NY
Median: $142K
Mean (Average): $143K
Data points: 10,678
$73K
$191K
Monterey-Salinas, CA
Median: $154K
Mean (Average): $142K
Data points: 33
$68K
$203K
Seattle, WA
Median: $137K
Mean (Average): $136K
Data points: 28,768
$73K
$215K
Omaha, NE
Median: $128K
Mean (Average): $132K
Data points: 938
$90K
$178K
Tel Aviv, Israel
Median: $127K
Mean (Average): $130K
Data points: 242
$86K
$170K
Chattanooga, TN
Median: $120K
Mean (Average): $126K
Data points: 11
$64K
$199K
Memphis, TN
Median: $130K
Mean (Average): $126K
Data points: 898
$60K
$212K
New Orleans, LA
Median: $114K
Mean (Average): $121K
Data points: 15
$79K
$174K
Hawaii Area
Median: $95K
Mean (Average): $120K
Data points: 22
$67K
$185K
Austin, TX
Median: $115K
Mean (Average): $119K
Data points: 4,086

The Software Engineer salary in Zurich, Switzerland is the highest paying salary with a $169,105 average base salary. The Software Engineer salary in Manila, Philippines is the lowest paying salary with $42,000 average base salary.

Top Companies for Software Engineer Salaries

$200K
$714K
Netflix
Median: $475K
Mean (Average): $482K
Data points: 242
$133K
$425K
Roku Inc.
Median: $275K
Mean (Average): $284K
Data points: 151
$210K
$324K
Smartnews
Median: $220K
Mean (Average): $242K
Data points: 5
$166K
$270K
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Median: $230K
Mean (Average): $222K
Data points: 10
$158K
$250K
Noom
Median: $220K
Mean (Average): $214K
Data points: 6
$142K
$327K
Roblox
Median: $196K
Mean (Average): $207K
Data points: 78
$180K
$229K
Pdt Partners
Median: $200K
Mean (Average): $206K
Data points: 5
$169K
$242K
Gemini
Median: $214K
Mean (Average): $205K
Data points: 9
$165K
$248K
Chime
Median: $200K
Mean (Average): $200K
Data points: 28
$135K
$280K
Jane Street
Median: $200K
Mean (Average): $197K
Data points: 13
$140K
$278K
Cruise Automation, Inc.
Median: $190K
Mean (Average): $196K
Data points: 117
$148K
$295K
Wepay
Median: $190K
Mean (Average): $196K
Data points: 32
$139K
$254K
Hbo
Median: $190K
Mean (Average): $195K
Data points: 19
$130K
$254K
Airbnb
Median: $197K
Mean (Average): $194K
Data points: 291
$121K
$251K
Box
Median: $195K
Mean (Average): $194K
Data points: 120

The Software Engineer at Netflix salary is the highest paying salary with a $482,214 average base salary. The Software Engineer at Healthedge salary is the lowest paying salary with $41,374 average base salary.