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Account Executive
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Art Director
Automation Engineer
Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
Business Development Representative
Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
CIO (Chief Information Officer)
Client Success Manager
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)
Community Manager
Content Manager
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Content Strategist
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COO (Chief Operating Officer)
Copywriter
CPO (Chief Product Officer)
Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Scientist
Design Director
Desktop Support
DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
PR Manager
PR Specialist
Principal Software Engineer
Product Analyst
Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
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QA Analyst
QA Engineer
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SEO Manager
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Senior Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$152,442
$26,276
Additional Cash Compensation
$178,718
Total Compensation
Median: $152K
Min: $120K
Max: $200K

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

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $152,442. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $26,276. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $178,718. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in New York.

NYC by the numbers

3,278
Total number of Tech companies in NYC
107,969
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NYC Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+30
Cloud, Software
Automotive, Marketing Tech
+20
Mobile, Software

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in New York is between $140k - $150k.

Average Senior Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Software Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $157,470 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $152,000 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $152,222.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $154,216.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $80,077
Min: $67K
Max: $97K
Software Test Engineer $93,150
Min: $65K
Max: $113K
QA Engineer $94,200
Min: $60K
Max: $139K
Salesforce Developer $104,850
Min: $76K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $107,611
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Front End Developer $107,923
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Software Engineer $118,709
Min: $70K
Max: $230K
Android Developer $120,059
Min: $89K
Max: $200K
QA Manager $120,300
Min: $84K
Max: $145K
Data Engineer $120,306
Min: $75K
Max: $185K
iOS Developer $122,714
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
Sales Engineer $126,914
Min: $60K
Max: $185K
DevOps Engineer $130,500
Min: $90K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $132,324
Min: $93K
Max: $252K
Data Architect $135,217
Min: $85K
Max: $224K
Principal Software Engineer $151,833
Min: $126K
Max: $201K
Senior Software Engineer $152,442
Min: $120K
Max: $200K
Engineering Manager $173,661
Min: $138K
Max: $230K
Director of Software Engineering $192,389
Min: $154K
Max: $239K
Vice President of Engineering $231,941
Min: $172K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $262,400
Min: $132K
Max: $426K

Senior Software Engineer jobs in NYC
100

Sr. Software Engineer - Carting

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+24
We are looking for engineers (of all levels) to help us dramatically expand and improve the capabilities of our big data analytics platform that powers the positioning of restaurants, marketplace analytics, and insights aimed at helping restaurants stay competitive.  We have been focused on assembling a team of smart, humble people who are passionate about creating robust, automated solutions. This is an unbeatable opportunity for developers who hope to work on and deliver world class software in a friendly, fun, and innovative environment.

Sr. Software Engineer - Enterprise Innovation

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+24
GrubHub is seeking passionate junior engineers to join its Enterprise Innovation Team. This team is at the center of expanding our ordering platform to help differentiate ourselves from other players in our space, as well as facilitate new channels for revenue generation. Who doesn’t love free lunch? A big part of our mission is building products that allow companies to enable their employees to order lunch and dinner with the company picking up the dime. Candidates in this space should have a strong desire to drive innovation by building feature rich, scalable systems that are conducive to evolution.

Sr. Software Engineer - Delivery Team

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
+24
We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to provide technical and architectural leadership to a team. You will conceptualize, design, build and deploy new and innovative products for our restaurant partners enabling self-management and onboarding of all existing and future partners.  We have high standards for code quality, unit testing, and intelligent architecture.

Sr Software Engineer I - UI

Greater NYC Area
2 hours ago
Write clean, concise, readable code that follows common design patterns and principles. Complete work with a conscientious attitude and good follow-through. Collaborate with coworkers from design, engineering, product, project, QA and content teams. Translate functional requirements into solutions that work well with current architecture. Preform peer code reviews. Own feature specific development verticals - e.g. UI components. Utilize multi-tasking and context shifting skills. Identify inefficiencies and make recommendations. Stay informed with changes in technology. Produce comprehensive, usable software documentation.

Sr Software Engineer, iOS

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+24
Design, implement, deliver, and test awesome iOS applications while understanding our products from both a technical and business perspective in the context of our larger business. Communicate with leadership, product owners, other technologists and users to create working software based on an understanding of business and technical priorities. Break down complex problems into elegant technical solutions to intelligently solve problems for GrubHub and Seamless brands. Actively contribute to the adoption of strong software architecture, development best practices and new technologies. We are always improving the process of building software; we’ll need your help to do that.

Sr. Software Engineer - Platform/Cloud Services

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+24
A senior engineer in the cloud infrastructure team is responsible for building the frameworks and platform on which all of grubhub’s services are built and operate along with a number of key services.  This team is at the core of implementing distributed, scalable system foundations and designing for 5 9’s uptime and horizontal scalability. Candidates in this space should have a strong desire to...

Sr. Software Engineer - Services & Add-Ons

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+24
Grubhub is seeking an experienced engineer to join our dynamic Services & Add-Ons Team. Our work is at the center of the order taking pipeline and is responsible for new features that improve the customer experience. Candidates should have an interest in building features in a system that handles hundreds of thousands of orders a day, with an interest in application design and distributed architecture.

Sr. Software Engineer - Growth and Lifecycle

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+24
As a Senior Software Engineer on the Traffic Generation team. You will play a central role in implementing Grubhub’s traffic acquisition strategies including Menupages, whitelabels, affiliates, search engine optimization/marketing, and partnerships with some of the most influential names in the tech and food industry. You will work closely with Engineering leadership and Product stakeholders to drive technical designs and leverage your own experience to solve the most challenging and difficult problems the team faces.

Sr Software Engineer - Client Services

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Software Engineer to work within our Client Services team building APIs that support the experiences of user facing digital products for a number of client platforms including Discovery’s sites, mobile apps, connected TV apps, gaming consoles and beyond. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance...

Sr Software Engineer - Core Services

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Software Engineer to work within our Core Services team implementing APIs and other Services that support a variety of client platforms, services APIs and special-purpose batch services. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and resiliency problems for products consumed by millions of users...

Senior Software Engineer, Product

Greater NYC Area
12 hours ago
+31
Justworks is seeking a Senior Engineer to join our team. As a successful candidate, you have demonstrated the ability to build, deploy and maintain large-scale, distributed applications. You have worked within a service-oriented architecture and know how to separate data and functionality as necessary. You understand and use automated testing as a productivity multiplier. 

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+18
As a Senior Software Engineer you will be designing and implementing product features, pairing with and mentoring other software engineers, and researching the next wave of technology to bring into the fold. At Policygenius, senior engineers are adaptable technical leaders who are at the core of each team.

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

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Javascript
9% have this skill
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Front-end
7% have this skill
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Python
7% have this skill
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Java
6% have this skill
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SQL
6% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
6% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$152,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $152,000 with +$11,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$30,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$95,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
New York
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