Software Engineer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 54,846 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 19, 2018
Average salary
$101,990 per year
  • Most Reported
$32,000
$210,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $101,990 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 54,846 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
$155,559 per year
$133,899 per year
$122,923 per year
$115,252 per year
$118,793 per year
$115,405 per year
$115,850 per year
$114,644 per year
$111,643 per year
$109,462 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$133,901 per year
$124,394 per year
$134,046 per year
$132,896 per year
$119,784 per year

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