Software Engineer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 52,320 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: April 21, 2019
Average salary
$108,104 per year
  • Most Reported
$34,000
$223,000
Salary Distribution

Average additional compensation

Cash bonus
$9,717
/ year

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $108,104 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 52,320 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
$84,937 per year
$85,913 per year
$80,624 per year
$76,786 per year
$73,910 per year
$79,343 per year
$75,492 per year
$74,539 per year
$71,850 per year
$68,488 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$131,857 per year
$136,941 per year
$132,285 per year
$105,189 per year
$114,775 per year

Software Engineer job openings

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Tempe, AZ
Junior Developer
Novetta
McLean, VA
DevOps Engineer 1 (New College Grad - San Diego)
Intuit
San Diego, CA
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