Software Developer Salary in 2024

💰 The median Software Developer Salary in 2024 is USD 121,100

✏️ This salary info is based on 46 individual salaries reported during 2024

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Salary details

The average Software Developer salary lies between USD 94,200 and USD 178,200 globally. It represents the overall compensation/gross salary amount for the working year (before deductions like social security, taxes and other contributions), not including equity/stock options or similar benefits.

Job title
Software Developer
Experience
all levels
Region
global/worldwide
Salary year
2024
Sample size
46
Top 10%
$ 220,900
Top 25%
$ 178,200
Median
$ 121,100
Bottom 25%
$ 94,200
Bottom 10%
$ 73,200

All data shown are full-time equivalent (FTE) salaries. Part-time salary information has been extrapolated to its FTE value.

Last updated: July 21, 2024

Top 20 Job Tags for Software Developer roles

The three most common job tag items assiciated with Software Developer job listings are Python, Engineering and Machine Learning. Below you find a list of the 20 most occuring job tags in 2024 and the number of open jobs that where associated with them during that period:

Python | 171 jobs Engineering | 152 jobs Machine Learning | 135 jobs Computer Science | 120 jobs Testing | 102 jobs Architecture | 98 jobs Java | 96 jobs Security | 95 jobs Agile | 88 jobs APIs | 70 jobs SQL | 69 jobs Kubernetes | 60 jobs AWS | 59 jobs JavaScript | 53 jobs Research | 52 jobs Docker | 52 jobs Big Data | 50 jobs Azure | 48 jobs Linux | 45 jobs Git | 43 jobs

Top 20 Job Perks/Benefits for Software Developer roles

The three most common job benefits and perks assiciated with Software Developer job listings are Career development, Flex hours and Health care. Below you find a list of the 20 most occuring job perks or benefits in 2024 and the number of open jobs that where offering them during that period:

Career development | 175 jobs Flex hours | 101 jobs Health care | 87 jobs Equity / stock options | 62 jobs Competitive pay | 62 jobs Insurance | 53 jobs Flex vacation | 49 jobs Startup environment | 47 jobs Salary bonus | 39 jobs Medical leave | 31 jobs Team events | 29 jobs Relocation support | 27 jobs Parental leave | 25 jobs 401(k) matching | 24 jobs Wellness | 21 jobs Flexible spending account | 17 jobs Conferences | 10 jobs Unlimited paid time off | 9 jobs Transparency | 6 jobs Travel | 4 jobs

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