Software Engineer Salary in 2024

💰 The median Software Engineer Salary in 2024 is USD 180,200

✏️ This salary info is based on 1059 individual salaries reported during 2024

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Salary details

The average Software Engineer salary lies between USD 140,000 and USD 229,900 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 Engineer
Experience
all levels
Region
global/worldwide
Salary year
2024
Sample size
1059
Top 10%
$ 267,100
Top 25%
$ 229,900
Median
$ 180,200
Bottom 25%
$ 140,000
Bottom 10%
$ 110,900

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

Last updated: July 14, 2024

Top 20 Job Tags for Software Engineer roles

The three most common job tag items assiciated with Software Engineer job listings are Engineering, Python 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:

Engineering | 2946 jobs Python | 2695 jobs Machine Learning | 2338 jobs Computer Science | 1971 jobs Architecture | 1625 jobs Java | 1459 jobs AWS | 1402 jobs Testing | 1379 jobs Security | 1347 jobs Agile | 1166 jobs Pipelines | 1024 jobs SQL | 949 jobs Kubernetes | 902 jobs Research | 854 jobs APIs | 801 jobs CI/CD | 792 jobs Spark | 778 jobs Azure | 744 jobs GCP | 681 jobs Privacy | 642 jobs

Top 20 Job Perks/Benefits for Software Engineer roles

The three most common job benefits and perks assiciated with Software Engineer job listings are Career development, Equity / stock options 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 | 2795 jobs Equity / stock options | 1509 jobs Health care | 1450 jobs Competitive pay | 924 jobs Salary bonus | 820 jobs Startup environment | 813 jobs Flex hours | 753 jobs Team events | 661 jobs Medical leave | 646 jobs Flex vacation | 584 jobs Insurance | 543 jobs Parental leave | 500 jobs Wellness | 497 jobs 401(k) matching | 366 jobs Relocation support | 197 jobs Fertility benefits | 141 jobs Unlimited paid time off | 140 jobs Home office stipend | 133 jobs Transparency | 110 jobs Conferences | 96 jobs

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