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Senior Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$153,657
$25,920
Additional Cash Compensation
$179,577
Total Compensation
Median: $154K
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 $153,657. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $25,920. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $179,577. 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

Greater NYC Area
1 week 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.

Sr Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and availability problems for products consumed by millions of users each day! You will have the opportunity to work with a suite of great technologies and in a highly collaborative environment where the engineers get together on a quarterly basis in NY to problem solve major business challenges.

Sr Software Engineer - Publishing Tools

Greater NYC Area
1 month ago
As part of our team, you will build publishing tools that power the next generation of Food Network web and mobile platforms used by millions of users each day. We're changing the way we create videos, recipes, and related content to bring new direct-to-consumer experiences to market. You’ll play a critical ownership role in validating new ideas and concepts, building new features, enabling data-driven collaboration, and exploring new ways we can engage our customers through our content.

Sr Software Engineer - Client Services

Greater NYC Area
1 month ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to work within our API & Services team delivering a variety of digital products for Discovery’s sites, mobile apps, connected TV apps and responsive publishing platforms. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and availability problems for products consumed by millions of users each day! You will have the opportunity to work with a suite of great technologies and in a highly collaborative environment.

Senior Software Engineer - Frontend

Greater NYC Area
19 hours ago
+32
Design and build new features into the Squarespace interface. Take a lead role with other engineers and designers to provide strong customer-focused experiences. Keep our product up-to-date with the latest frontend technologies such as React and ES2016+. Practice disciplined software engineering (e.g. automated testing, code reviews, and writing beautiful, readable code). Actively contribute to team and company standards. Mentor junior team members.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+35
Work closely with engineers, product managers, designers, QA, and other business partners to discover and solve challenges for our customers. Collaborate with other engineers to incrementally craft high quality products and APIs for our customers (we deploy multiples times a day). Have organization wide impact through your work, departmental initiatives like brown bags and recruiting, being a mentor or onboarding buddy, etc. Demonstrable experience building web applications and APIs. Experience with agile engineering practices (testing, continuous integration, etc.). The ability to work in a highly collaborative environment.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+24
As a Sr. Software Engineer at TpT you will be working closely with our product team to use data to uncover and execute on new opportunities while scaling our systems as load, users, and transactions are rapidly increasing. You'll be tackling problems big and small – from search & personalization to multi-service orchestration to building a resilient API.

Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+30
We are looking for incredibly bright Senior Engineers to join our growing Engineering Teams in New York with 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 - Infrastructure

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+34
ABOUT HOPPER At Hopper, we’re on a mission to make booking travel faster, easier, and more transparent. We are leveraging the power that comes from combining massive amounts of data and machine learning to build the world’s fastest-growing travel app -- one that enables our customers to save money and travel more. With over $235M CAD in funding from leading investors in both Canada and the US, Hopper is primed to continue its path toward becoming

Senior Software Engineer - Frontend

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+22
Kustomer is looking for a Senior Front End Engineer who is able to both architect and build user interfaces for highly interactive, complex web apps. We're building our product in Javascript, using some of the latest technologies like react.js and node.js. We believe in ownership and are looking for people driven to continuously ship new, impactful features and capabilities for our users.

Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+22
Kustomer’s backend engineering team is responsible for building, scaling, and innovating on the APIs, data platform, and automations that power our customers’ support teams. We are all about microservices, CI and CD. Our platform is clean, simple and massively scalable in the cloud using the latest tools like MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Docker and AWS. We work closely with the frontend team and their React single page app, helping build for a simple and modern user experience.

Senior Software Engineer, Data

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+24
As a Senior Data Engineer at TpT you will be working with other members of the Data Engineering team, other Platform and Product Engineering teams, and business teams including Analytics, Product, Marketing, and Finance, to ensure that people and systems have access to clean, reliable, understandable, curated data. You’ll help to build and improve our Data Warehouse, pipelines, and related infrastructure, using your ability to think systematically, abstractly, and empathetically. In this role you will help push the Data Engineering team forward, advocating for best practices and helping to mentor more junior team members. 

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The two most common Senior Software Engineer salary ranges in New York are $140k - $150k and $150k - $160k.

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 $158,310 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $142,667 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $154,929.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $160,117.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $77,868
Min: $65K
Max: $97K
Software Test Engineer $93,714
Min: $65K
Max: $113K
QA Engineer $95,592
Min: $60K
Max: $139K
Automation Engineer $103,667
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $108,429
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $110,995
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
QA Manager $119,214
Min: $84K
Max: $145K
Android Developer $119,712
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Data Engineer $120,700
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Software Engineer $126,446
Min: $70K
Max: $230K
iOS Developer $126,464
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
Sales Engineer $127,341
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Security Engineer $133,175
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
DevOps Engineer $134,111
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Data Architect $142,423
Min: $85K
Max: $260K
Senior Software Engineer $153,657
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $160,815
Min: $126K
Max: $240K
Engineering Manager $176,393
Min: $95K
Max: $230K
Director of Software Engineering $191,531
Min: $150K
Max: $271K
Vice President of Engineering $222,762
Min: $140K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $248,098
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

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Javascript
8% have this skill
2
SQL
6% have this skill
3
Python
6% have this skill
4
Front-end
6% have this skill
5
Java
5% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
5% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in 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
51-200 Employees
New York
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$122,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $122,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000
7+ 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 +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$150,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York
$174,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer - L5 reported a yearly salary of $174,000 with +$180,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$127,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Applications Engineer reported a yearly salary of $127,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$189,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $189,000 with +$21,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $175,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
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