Senior Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$157,986
$21,449
Additional Cash Compensation
$179,435
Total Compensation
Median: $158K
Min: $110K
Max: $225K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in New York?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $157,986. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $21,449. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $179,435. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in New York.

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Senior Software Engineer jobs in New York

Senior Software Engineer (Remote, US)

Remote
2 days ago
+47
As a Senior Software Engineer IV you will help Bombora process billions of content interactions daily to detect intent signals from companies around the world. We practice agile development, with over 30 applications created and supported internally. We are polyglot, primarily using C#, Java, and Python. Substantial portions of our workload are containerized or serverless, and we are continually evaluating and adopting new tools and practices. 

Sr. Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+49
As the Sr. Software Engineer of KinshipID team, you will be part of a team of engineers that reports to Engineering Manager, KinshipID to build, manage and scale a common platform that integrates various IDs across Kinship portfolios with an outcome that drives consistency and leads to deeper understanding of our cross-brand customer engagement. This role will collaborate with our cross-brands such as Whistle, Wisdom Panel, Vet Insights as well as our product/engineering partners across Russia, China and other international locations to device a common platform of IDs and feeds into our CDP (Customer Data Platform). With this platform, you will drive seamless logged in customer experience across all our brands. You will be directly responsible to build, manage, scale our micro-services that power such an experience. You are a hands-on engineer who has built various mico-services at scale deployed across public clouds such as AWS leveraging open source technologies and adept at using the best algorithmic choice, proud of your craftsmanship to write highly efficient  code understanding time and space complexity (Big O).

Sr. Software Engineer (C/C++)

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+16
Job Summary:   The group is the first line of interaction and directly responsible for the quality of the Disney ADK device ports delivered for formal certification at Disney. The group plays a role that expedites the consumption of the ADK client solution in multi-millions of consumer devices across the world. Team members will support partners integrating the Disney ADK solution into their OEM devices such as Set-Top-Boxes (STB), TV chipset

Sr Software Engineer, Connected Devices, C++

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+16
Job Summary: As a Senior Software Engineer for the Connected Devices team, you will help us push the boundaries of what is possible on some of the most interesting 10-foot devices in the marketplace. You’ll be part of an advance team where you’ll be in uncharted territory exploring the latest connected and set-top box devices on the market. We’re looking for an engineer who's proficient at C/C++ in a set-top box and embedded systems world, with

Senior Software Engineer (C++)

Remote
9 hours ago
+44
EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the world

Senior Software Engineer (Java)

Remote
9 hours ago
+44
EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely. No matter

Senior Software Engineer - OS

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+53
As a senior engineer, you will be responsible for defining and improving the development process, choose the right technology, and guide the teams to work on multi-dependency modules. You will also have a responsibility to mentor junior engineers technically and in their professional growth. 

Senior Software Engineer | Android

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+47
Working with William Hill, you will be at the heart of the technological revolution with one of the world’s most trusted betting and gaming companies. William Hill deals with projects ranging from desktop or mobile casinos and betting sites, to name a few. We process 500 online Sportsbook bets per second each Saturday, that’s the same as the number of orders processed by Amazon UK, on its busiest day of the year. We deal with more than 20 million

Senior Software Engineer, Backend

Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+44
contribute code to production systems from the get-go. spend time with different parts of the company to understand how Dataminr works. get up to speed on our tech stack and infrastructure with overview sessions and deep dives with your team. share responsibility for several microservices and design significant features that impact multiple services. be influential in helping plan the next iterations of our architecture as we strive to get more alerts to our clients faster and with near-perfect reliability. Lead important initiatives and mentor junior engineers.

Senior Software Engineer, Leaderboard

Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+53
The Leaderboard Engineering team is responsible for the core leaderboard experience when someone takes a Peloton class. The leaderboard shows a person’s real time ranking or presence in the class. It is one of the most heavily used features and serves some of the heaviest traffic within the Peloton system.

Senior Software Engineer - Generalist

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+42
DESCRIPTION Block is a renovation platform transforming the $400 billion renovation industry. Doing a home renovation is a stressful and hard process. Block simplifies the process and gives homeowners certainty on outcomes, quality, price, and time. Our mission is to give homeowners a better way to improve the spaces they live in, and to give contractors a better way to work. We are building an ambitious, tenacious, and creative team who is

Senior Software Engineer - Cloud

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+33
We are looking for experienced engineers with cloud or distributed systems expertise. This exciting new role will involve rebuilding a new infrastructure using state-of-the-art technologies in a fast paced and dynamic environment.  Our technical environment means that engineers are involved in making sound architectural decisions quickly and seeing the impact of their work across the business. 

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in New York is between $160k - $170k.

Average Senior Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Software Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $160,918 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $149,553 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $158,596.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $163,600. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $115,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $79,210
Min: $55K
Max: $138K
Junior Software Engineer $89,297
Min: $42K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $99,036
Min: $60K
Max: $152K
Software Test Engineer $100,692
Min: $65K
Max: $150K
Automation Engineer $102,033
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $111,080
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Systems Engineer $111,143
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $116,504
Min: $70K
Max: $175K
Hardware Engineer $121,000
Min: $100K
Max: $142K
Data Engineer $123,564
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Android Developer $124,550
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Sales Engineer $125,789
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer $127,942
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
QA Manager $133,500
Min: $84K
Max: $225K
iOS Developer $135,216
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
Game Developer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
Machine Learning Engineer $136,000
Min: $105K
Max: $174K
DevOps Engineer $138,846
Min: $56K
Max: $200K
Security Engineer $138,925
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
Site Reliability Engineer $143,125
Min: $100K
Max: $210K
Database Administrator $145,667
Min: $140K
Max: $150K
Data Architect $148,767
Min: $85K
Max: $260K
Senior Software Engineer $157,847
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $164,747
Min: $106K
Max: $240K
Lead Software Engineer $168,626
Min: $130K
Max: $225K
Data Engineering Manager $175,000
Min: $115K
Max: $216K
Engineering Manager $182,935
Min: $95K
Max: $265K
Director of Software Engineering $207,231
Min: $140K
Max: $420K
Vice President of Engineering $232,000
Min: $160K
Max: $450K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $249,580
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

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Javascript
8% have this skill
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SQL
7% have this skill
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Python
7% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
5% have this skill
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Java
5% have this skill
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Front-end
5% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
New York
$141,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $141,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
New York
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$9,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$144,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $144,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York
$152,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $152,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
New York
$225,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $225,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$133,200
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $133,200
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
New York
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