Alternate Job Titles: Software Engineer I, Entry Level Software Engineer
What is the average annual salary for Software Engineer I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Software Engineer I may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Software Engineer I in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Software Engineer I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Software Engineer I in the United States is $60,006 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $60,006.
Designs, modifies, develops, writes and implements software programming applications. Supports and/or installs software applications/operating systems. Participates in the testing process through test review and analysis, test witnessing and certification of software. Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a manager.
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