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DevOps Engineer
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Finance Director
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HR Coordinator
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Technical Recruiter
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UI Designer
UX Designer
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Senior Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$155,336
$24,398
Additional Cash Compensation
$179,734
Total Compensation
Median: $155K
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 $155,336. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $24,398. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $179,734. 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 day 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 - Publishing Tools

Greater NYC Area
4 months 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.

Senior Software Engineer - Growth

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+34
As a Senior Software Engineer, you will leverage the latest technologies to solve challenging problems that will impact millions of users. You will collaborate with a team of talented engineers, break down complex problems, and implement robust and scalable solutions. You’ll experiment with new ideas, and find ways to delight users!

Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Greater NYC Area
1 day 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 - Android

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+39
Mentor software engineers at varying levels of experience. Prototype new app and feature ideas and explore new technologies that are at the forefront of mobile technology. Collaborate across disciplines with team members representing product, design, web development, and server side engineering. Maintain apps, listen to community and fix issues that arise. Design and implement new features, create UI, debugging, data modeling.

Senior Software Engineer - Frontend

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+39
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
+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

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, Product

Greater NYC Area
1 day 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 - Acceleration

Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+16
Care deeply about improving developer experience, tools, engineering practices, and technical debt. Communicate clearly and empathetically; your customers are your peers and you will work with them every day. Drive innovative solutions while being sensitive to the current needs and realities of your fellow engineers. Navigate differing opinions, ambiguity, and compliance requirements to build and advocate designs with clear objectives and trade-offs.

Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+37
As a Senior Staff Engineer you will be designing and creating products, pairing with and mentoring software engineers, and researching the next wave of technology to build out our technical vision. At Policygenius, senior staff engineers are adaptable technical leaders who are the core of the engineering department. You facilitate the innovation engine that makes for a great engineering team that is focused on the future.

Senior Software Engineer - Frontend

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+37
As a Senior Software Engineer - Frontend, you would be developing and implementing engaging content experiences, reusable cross-browser compliant components, and advanced editorial workflows. At Policygenius, you would work alongside passionate engineers who continuously strive to improve our world, our teams and themselves.

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 $161,000 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $145,412 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $156,492.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $159,394.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Software Engineer $71,333
Min: $42K
Max: $92K
QA Analyst $75,893
Min: $55K
Max: $97K
Software Test Engineer $93,714
Min: $65K
Max: $113K
QA Engineer $97,601
Min: $60K
Max: $145K
Automation Engineer $103,654
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $108,130
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $112,146
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Android Developer $119,712
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Site Reliability Engineer $122,500
Min: $100K
Max: $145K
Data Engineer $124,181
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Sales Engineer $125,698
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer $126,465
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
QA Manager $127,294
Min: $84K
Max: $195K
Machine Learning Engineer $131,000
Min: $120K
Max: $142K
iOS Developer $133,500
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
Security Engineer $134,591
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
Game Developer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
DevOps Engineer $137,147
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 $155,336
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $161,533
Min: $126K
Max: $240K
Data Engineering Manager $179,000
Min: $179K
Max: $179K
Engineering Manager $181,826
Min: $95K
Max: $235K
Lead Software Engineer $185,000
Min: $170K
Max: $200K
Director of Software Engineering $197,348
Min: $140K
Max: $280K
Vice President of Engineering $223,148
Min: $170K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $245,091
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

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

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$21,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
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
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$17,600 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Engineer reported a yearly salary of $142,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$152,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $152,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$133,500
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $133,500
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
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