Software Engineer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 331,104 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: December 12, 2017
Average salary
$96,933 per year
  • Most Reported
$32,000
$196,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Software Engineer make in the United States?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $96,933 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 331,104 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for a Software Engineer is 1-3 years.
Software Engineer salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$144,393 per year
$127,319 per year
$124,902 per year
$121,857 per year
$117,806 per year
$113,023 per year
$112,922 per year
$108,488 per year
$108,034 per year
$109,281 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$117,129 per year
$122,013 per year
$126,691 per year
$111,680 per year
$124,038 per year

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