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Software Engineer yearly salaries in the United States at Riot Games

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Average salary
$111,555 per year
matches
Meets national average
Average $111,555
Low $56,000
High $169,000

Salary estimated from 12 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.

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Reviews for Software Engineer in Riot Games

A company I loved and admired, but riddled with management woes

I honestly loved the advertised culture, but Riot has changed a lot in the past couple years. There is very little room to advance, and in general, the company doesn't seem to have a solid vision or strategy for where it wants to be in the next year or two. I feel that many of the leaders don't know how to enact policy or really help the organization evolve positively. I mentioned that Riot has changed a lot, but it hasn't been due to the leaders making the engineering organization better; it feels more like a slow erosion, where they try to maintain a status quo and often stifle any rumblings of change.

Pros

Lunch and dinner are fully subsidized for now, "Unlimited" PTO, Shared Success Plan

Cons

Limited growth opportunities, difficult to affect change, leaders preach a culture of feedback, but rarely display any effort to change.
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How much does a Software Engineer make at Riot Games in the United States?

Average Riot Games Software Engineer yearly pay in the United States is approximately $111,555, which meets the national average.

Salary information comes from 25 data points collected directly from employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.

Please note that all salary figures are approximations based upon third party submissions to Indeed. These figures are given to the Indeed users for the purpose of generalized comparison only. Minimum wage may differ by jurisdiction and you should consult the employer for actual salary figures.

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