Software Engineer III Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Software Engineer III, Senior Software Engineer

What is the average annual salary for Software Engineer III?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Software Engineer III 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 III in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Software Engineer III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Software Engineer III in the United States is $94,791 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Software Engineer III in the United States are expected to make less than $94,791.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $94,791
  • 10%$75,731
  • 25%$84,814
  • 75%$104,596
  • 90%$113,524

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Job Description for Software Engineer III

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 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. May report directly to a project lead or manager. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View Software Engineer III job description

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Similar Job Titles:  Software Engineer IV, Software Engineer I, Software Engineer II, Software Engineer V, Software Developer III, Software Support Engineer III, Software Quality Assurance Analyst III, Software Developer I, Software Developer II

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