Software Engineer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 46,249 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 16, 2018
Average salary
$107,174 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 $107,174 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 46,249 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
$153,225 per year
$143,354 per year
$125,008 per year
$125,422 per year
$121,999 per year
$121,887 per year
$118,879 per year
$133,173 per year
$123,387 per year
$118,948 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$134,083 per year
$131,885 per year
$130,690 per year
$103,128 per year
$138,690 per year

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