Software Engineer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 45,943 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 11, 2018
Average salary
$107,148 per year
  • Most Reported
$33,000
$223,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $107,148 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 45,943 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
$153,459 per year
$143,664 per year
$123,384 per year
$128,215 per year
$125,350 per year
$121,887 per year
$121,387 per year
$118,879 per year
$133,173 per year
$118,948 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$134,104 per year
$131,611 per year
$130,603 per year
$102,988 per year
$139,174 per year

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