Software Engineer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 51,242 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 18, 2018
Average salary
$102,478 per year
  • Most Reported
$31,000
$215,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $102,478 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 51,242 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Software Engineer is 1-3 years.
Software Engineer salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$154,472 per year
$131,075 per year
$122,897 per year
$119,830 per year
$113,964 per year
$116,423 per year
$113,397 per year
$111,379 per year
$110,366 per year
$109,320 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$134,128 per year
$126,514 per year
$132,262 per year
$101,284 per year
$118,356 per year

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