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Senior Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$155,839
$23,918
Additional Cash Compensation
$179,757
Total Compensation
Median: $156K
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 $155,839. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $23,918. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $179,757. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in New York.

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Senior Software Engineer jobs in NYC

Sr. Software Engineer | Backend

Greater NYC Area
6 days ago
+39
As a Backend Software Engineer you will be working alongside our product team to cultivate Domio's booking and guest in-home experience, and consolidate our operational systems. You will have a lot of autonomy and influence on the technical direction and the ability to work on greenfield projects.

Sr. Software Engineer | Fullstack

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+39
As a Senior Software Engineer, you will architect and develop products used to support thousands of rooms across the world and hundreds of team members. You will work on business critical systems such as Domio's property, on site maintenance application, in room IoT, the guest booking and on-trip experience, and user-facing booking applications. You will have a lot of autonomy and influence on the technical direction and the ability to work on greenfield projects.

Sr. Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
+30
We are looking for incredibly bright Senior Engineers to join our growing engineering teams in New York. In particular, those with a passion for building high performance backend systems while solving problems around fault tolerance, reliability, scalability, consistency, availability, throttling, and queueing. While we use Node.js and GoLang on the backend and operate completely on AWS using AWS managed services. We are open to any stack as long as you know your craft.

Senior Software Engineer, Mobile

Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+40
You will be part of a core engineering team building the world’s most robust lending platform to connect Investors with borrowers. You’ll own feature development from conception and design to end-to-end testing to deployment. You’ll focus on the robustness of the codebase, the aesthetics of the user’s experience, and the performance of our mobile app. You’ll build out and iterate on strategies for mobile: testing, user metrics, marketing, security, and automation. As a Senior Engineer on the team, you will mentor other engineers on the team and help us establish best standards and practices to scale our team and technology.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+38
The Yext Engineering Team drives the technology behind our revolutionary product offering! We’re looking for Senior Software Engineers to help us continue building out our product and services. Our team works in an agile environment running two-week sprints that culminate with demos of features in progress. You will work alongside engineers from the top universities and tech companies in the world, hands-on with the code from day one. 

Senior Software Engineer, Product

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+37
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, Digital

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+38
The senior software engineer on the Digital team will be responsible for the design and execution of our product vision to bring TpT’s content to devices in the classroom. Specifically, you will help launch new products that help teachers prepare, distribute and evaluate interactive digital content used by students to support their learning. You will be expected to build and maintain the core technologies to enable this experience while also collaborating with fellow engineers on best practices and architecture to facilitate high-velocity development over time. Additionally, you will work closely with product, design and engineering stakeholders to drive critical decisions impacting the direction of our product and the technology enabling it. 

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+37
We have openings for engineers across multiple product lines, technology stacks, and experience levels. We welcome full-stack engineers, passionate backend engineers, engineers that are enthusiastic about data, aspiring architects, and emerging engineering leaders. Are you dreaming of building elegant and scalable systems to help medical providers unleash the power of their data? As a Backend Engineer, you will design, implement and deploy services, data stores, instrumentation and infrastructure.

Senior Software Engineer, Platforms

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+37
Are you interested in building elegant and scalable systems to help our customers unleash the power of their data? As a Platform Software Engineer you will design and implement backend components such as services, data stores, infrastructure, instrumentation, and deployment tools. You will continuously ship new features for our cloud based infrastructure. You will empower Flatiron’s engineering team to scale both as we grow and iterate on new products. You will work on large, web-based and data processing applications. You will be responsible for the extensibility of reliable, scalable infrastructure that is used by multiple engineering teams and products.

Senior Software Engineer, Frontend

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+40
You will be part of a core engineering team building the world’s most robust lending platform to connect Investors with borrowers. You’ll own feature development from conception and design to end-to-end testing to deployment. You’ll focus on the robustness of the codebase, the aesthetics of the user’s experience, and the performance of our various web applications. You’ll build out and iterate on strategies for our new and existing software architecture, minimizing code complexity, and writing robust documentation. As a Senior Engineer, you will mentor other engineers and help us establish best standards and practices to scale our team and technology.

Senior Software Engineer, Backend

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+40
You will be part of a core engineering team building the world’s most robust lending platform to connect Investors with borrowers. You are a self-motivated hacker and tinkerer that can wear many hats and is excited to build business applications that drive revenue and delight our customers. You are entrepreneurial in nature and balance between building the coolest product using the bleeding edge technology with an eye on go to market timing and established stable technologies. As a back-end engineer you’re obsessed with the ideas of performance, scale and well-designed, well-abstracted, reusable code. You have a strong sense of personal responsibility towards building the most efficient and easy to use APIs for your primary constituency - front-end developers. Most importantly, you can’t sleep peacefully if your APIs leave stack traces or don’t respond within 30 milliseconds no matter what they do.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+29
We are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer who is excited to share their experience building products and scaling systems. We want you to help us design and build the next generation of high performance APIs and backend services in Go (the fastest growing language on Github). As a Senior Backend Engineer you’ll be an integral member of our engineering team and report to the Director of Backend Engineering.

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 $160,608 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $141,143 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $157,797.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $159,589. 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 $76,989
Min: $55K
Max: $100K
Junior Software Engineer $79,250
Min: $42K
Max: $100K
Software Test Engineer $93,714
Min: $65K
Max: $113K
QA Engineer $97,579
Min: $60K
Max: $145K
Automation Engineer $102,893
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $108,130
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $112,401
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Android Developer $122,250
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Data Engineer $123,596
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Sales Engineer $126,398
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Machine Learning Engineer $126,750
Min: $105K
Max: $142K
QA Manager $127,294
Min: $84K
Max: $195K
Software Engineer $127,726
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Site Reliability Engineer $130,000
Min: $100K
Max: $175K
iOS Developer $133,236
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
Security Engineer $135,044
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
Game Developer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
DevOps Engineer $138,278
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Hardware Engineer $142,000
Min: $142K
Max: $142K
Data Architect $144,464
Min: $85K
Max: $260K
Database Administrator $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Senior Software Engineer $155,839
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $164,375
Min: $126K
Max: $240K
Lead Software Engineer $166,363
Min: $130K
Max: $200K
Data Engineering Manager $179,000
Min: $179K
Max: $179K
Engineering Manager $179,960
Min: $95K
Max: $265K
Director of Software Engineering $199,135
Min: $140K
Max: $280K
Vice President of Engineering $221,167
Min: $160K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $250,773
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

1
Javascript
9% have this skill
2
SQL
7% have this skill
3
Python
7% have this skill
4
Front-end
6% have this skill
5
Amazon Web Services
6% have this skill
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Java
5% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
New York
$205,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Staff Engineer reported a yearly salary of $205,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 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
$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
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Other
500+ Employees
New York
$191,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $191,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
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