Software Engineer Salary NYC: Updated 2018 | Built In NYC
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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)
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Community Manager
Content Manager
Content Marketing Manager
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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
Project Manager
QA Analyst
QA Engineer
QA Manager
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Sales Development Representative
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Sales Operations Analyst
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Senior Marketing Manager
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Senior Product Marketing Manager
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Senior Technical Writer
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SEO Manager
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Social Media Manager
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Software Test Engineer
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Technical Support
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UX Designer
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New York
New York

Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$121,965
$5,765
Additional Cash Compensation
$127,730
Total Compensation
Median: $122K
Min: $70K
Max: $229K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in New York?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in New York is $121,965. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in New York is $5,765. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in New York is $127,730. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Software Engineer employees in New York.

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Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Engineer salary in New York is between $120k - $130k.

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $125,686 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $116,000 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $114,487.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $163,500. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $97,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $80,077
Min: $67K
Max: $97K
Software Test Engineer $92,600
Min: $66K
Max: $113K
QA Engineer $92,788
Min: $60K
Max: $139K
Salesforce Developer $104,850
Min: $76K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $108,647
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Front End Developer $109,000
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Data Engineer $118,864
Min: $84K
Max: $160K
Android Developer $120,059
Min: $89K
Max: $200K
QA Manager $120,300
Min: $84K
Max: $145K
Software Engineer $121,965
Min: $70K
Max: $229K
Sales Engineer $123,852
Min: $60K
Max: $159K
iOS Developer $123,941
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
DevOps Engineer $130,500
Min: $90K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $132,848
Min: $93K
Max: $252K
Data Architect $138,684
Min: $109K
Max: $224K
Principal Software Engineer $151,833
Min: $126K
Max: $201K
Senior Software Engineer $152,058
Min: $120K
Max: $200K
Engineering Manager $172,896
Min: $138K
Max: $230K
Director of Software Engineering $193,200
Min: $154K
Max: $239K
Vice President of Engineering $235,688
Min: $175K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $264,519
Min: $132K
Max: $426K

Software Engineer jobs in NYC
196

Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+21
Teachable is looking for a Full-Stack or Back-End software engineer. We're a small, tight-knit team of smart people who like to get a lot done with minimal overhead. We collaborate on roadmap, design, and architecture, and are on a mission to revolutionize education. As a Software Engineer, you'll work directly on a system that impacts thousands of instructors and millions of students. You will work to create beautiful systems that are robustly designed to meet the needs of a massively growing user base.

Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+21
You will work on our team of Angular developers, learning to build and test frontend apps in collaboration with our product team. You have experience with writing clean, reusable, and testable Javascript and CSS. Experience with React is a bonus along with using a framework like Angular, Backbone, or Ember. Some experience with unit and integration testing is also a plus. You will participate in designing and implementing a number of server side services to ingest, organize, analyze and present real estate data. We use Java and Python, so experience with these languages is helpful. Some experience with Golang, MongoDB or AWS is also useful.

Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
Yext is the leading Digital Knowledge Management (DKM) platform. Yext's mission is to give companies control over their brand experiences across the digital universe of maps, apps, search engines, voice assistants, and other intelligent services that drive consumer discovery, decision, and action. Today, thousands of businesses including brands like Taco Bell, Rite Aid, and Steward Health use the Yext Knowledge Engine™ to manage their digital

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
9 hours ago
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.

Software Engineer - Full-Stack

Greater NYC Area
9 hours ago
As a Software Engineer, you will be developing and implementing product features, pairing with other software engineers, and working on the next wave of technology. At Policygenius, you would work alongside passionate engineers who continuously strive to improve our world, our teams and themselves.

Software Engineer in Test

Greater NYC Area
10 hours ago
+15
Develop and lead automation frameworks aligned with our microservice architecture to improve and enhance our test coverage. Work with Development teams to understand and help implement an effective testing model for their services to achieve high test coverage, increased release velocity, and exceptional production health. Have an in-depth understanding of our SDLC and ensure the automation tooling, CI/CD, and test reporting enables QA, Engineers, and the rest of the development team to work seamlessly together to deliver high-quality software. Ensure proper test coverage across our entire architecture and work towards closing gaps in test coverage through existing or new test infrastructures. Work with the Engineering teams to plan for new feature development that will impact testing scope, require new approaches to testing and automation, and ensure quality is delivered alongside the development of each new feature and service.

Software Engineer - Data Services

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Software Engineer to join our Data Services team implementing applications and tools within our data pipeline. These applications consume a massive amount of event data from our client applications and other origins. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and resiliency problems as they relate to...

Software Engineer II, Web

Greater NYC Area
4 days 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.

Software Engineer - Full Stack

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+22
As a Full Stack Engineer, you will build web apps and web services to provide more people with convenient access to licensed therapists who can help those in need live a happier and healthier life. Build new features and enhancements. Participate or lead the technical design of new features. Sheppard your contributions through peer review, testing, deployment, and finally monitoring in production.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+21
Teachable is looking for a Senior Back-End software engineer. We're a small, tight-knit team of smart people who like to get a lot done with minimal overhead. We collaborate on roadmap, design, architecture, and are driven by a mission to inspire people all over the world to teach what they love. As a senior member of our team, you will be critical in leading strategy on a system that impacts thousands of instructors and millions of students. As our team continues to grow your experience will be essential in ensuring that we maintain our targets as well as a consistent engineering culture. You will define what is possible as well as the best course of action to achieve it, driving the progression of our stack and our team at large.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+16
As a Senior Software Engineer at CB Insights you will be part of a cross-disciplinary, self-motivated team with clear ownership and passion to form the future using state-of-the-art technologies, writing quality code that ships often. Our full-stack software engineers work across the stack, building user interfaces, robust services and scalable data processing jobs.

Software Engineer II - UI

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
1. Participate in design discussions about new features and approaches. 2. Write clean, concise, readable code that follows common design patterns and principles. 3. Complete work with a conscientious attitude and good follow-through. 4. Collaborate with coworkers from design, engineering, product, project, QA and content teams.

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in New York

1
Javascript
31% have this skill
2
Front-end
24% have this skill
3
HTML/CSS
19% have this skill
4
Python
14% have this skill
5
Java
14% have this skill
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Node.js
12% have this skill

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1-3 Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
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$85,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
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$229,000
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$105,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $105,000
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Male
51-200 Employees
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$165,000
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7+ Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
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$127,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $127,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$135,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $105,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
New York

NYC Companies with the Highest Software Engineer Salaries

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+17
Artificial Intelligence, Big Data
+11
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