2018 Software Engineer Salary NYC | Built In NYC
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Software Engineer
Account Executive
Account Manager
Accountant
Analytics Manager
Android Developer
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
Content Marketing Manager
Content Strategist
Controller
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
Recruiter
Sales Development Representative
Sales Director
Sales Engineer
Sales Manager
Sales Operations Analyst
Sales Operations Manager
Salesforce Developer
Scrum Master
Security Engineer
Senior Accountant
Senior Business Analyst
Senior Data Analyst
Senior Data Scientist
Senior Financial Analyst
Senior Marketing Manager
Senior Product Manager
Senior Product Marketing Manager
Senior Project Manager
Senior Recruiter
Senior Software Engineer
Senior Technical Writer
Senior UI Designer
Senior UX Designer
SEO Manager
SEO Specialist
Social Media Manager
Software Engineer
Software Test Engineer
Technical Project Manager
Technical Recruiter
Technical Support
Technical Writer
UI Designer
UX Designer
Vice President of Care
Vice President of Engineering
Vice President of Finance
Vice President of Human Resources
Vice President of Marketing
Vice President of Operations
Vice President of Product
Vice President of Sales
Visual Designer
New York
New York

Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$119,822
$10,471
Additional Cash Compensation
$130,293
Total Compensation
Median: $120K
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 $119,822. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in New York is $10,471. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in New York is $130,293. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Software Engineer employees in New York.

NYC by the numbers

3,201
Total number of Tech companies in NYC
101,375
Total number of tech users on Built In NYC
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NYC Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Automotive, Marketing Tech
+17
Artificial Intelligence, Big Data
+30
On-Demand, Software

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 201-500 employees, earning $132,167 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $113,100 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $114,972.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $156,800. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $97,538.

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 $94,029
Min: $60K
Max: $139K
Salesforce Developer $104,850
Min: $76K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $107,611
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Front End Developer $108,304
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Software Engineer $119,822
Min: $70K
Max: $229K
Android Developer $120,059
Min: $89K
Max: $200K
QA Manager $120,300
Min: $84K
Max: $145K
Data Engineer $121,250
Min: $84K
Max: $185K
iOS Developer $123,941
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
Sales Engineer $128,242
Min: $60K
Max: $185K
DevOps Engineer $130,500
Min: $90K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $132,324
Min: $93K
Max: $252K
Data Architect $136,818
Min: $85K
Max: $224K
Principal Software Engineer $151,833
Min: $126K
Max: $201K
Senior Software Engineer $152,437
Min: $120K
Max: $200K
Engineering Manager $172,896
Min: $138K
Max: $230K
Director of Software Engineering $192,235
Min: $154K
Max: $239K
Vice President of Engineering $235,688
Min: $175K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $264,379
Min: $132K
Max: $426K

Software Engineer jobs in NYC
228

Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
12 hours 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
4 days 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
6 days ago
+15
Build core products that serve the unique needs of all the players in the freight transportation sector—national retail chains, trucking companies, dispatchers, and many more. Scale our existing apps to new user types and capabilities. Design and build our API. Write tests (unit, integration, and end-to-end), and constantly seek to improve code quality. Communicate clearly and directly with designers, product managers, and operations, both in the office and remotely.

Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
6 days ago
+19
Want to build a product that uses data to see and make sense of the future? If you are a coding fanatic and passionate about programming, we want you to help us make a huge impact. Our clients love our product and are thirsty for more! At CB Insights we build products that help clients make sense of the future and drive their businesses forward using data. Our system retrieves large amounts of structured and unstructured data and uses

Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
We’re looking for 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

Greater NYC Area
12 hours 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 - Cloud

Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
Design and implement application features for our customers. Practice Infrastructure as Code with Terraform, Cloudflare, AWS, Azure. Identify and remove performance bottlenecks. Manage system capacity using load testing and measurement. Design for and implement redundancy at all levels. Implement deployment strategies that minimize the risk of bad code or configuration changes making it to production. Design resiliency mechanisms to gracefully handle degradation or failure in other components. Share the best practices developed here with other application teams.

Software Engineer - Data Services

Greater NYC Area
3 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
3 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.

Content Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+18
As a Content Engineer, your mission will be to build shared components and maintain the content infrastructure that empowers our content editors to create and distribute best-in-class financial protection content quickly and easily. We’ll be depending on your front-end and CMS expertise to advise and evolve the design and architecture of our content management system. You’ll play a critical role in planning for content reuse, creating interesting personalized content experiences, and surfacing relevant content across channels and at different touch points in the customer journey.

Software Engineer in Test

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+11
Justworks is seeking a Software Engineer in Test (SET) to join our team. As a successful candidate, you have demonstrated the ability to build, deploy, and maintain complex web applications. You have worked within a service-oriented architecture and know how to separate data and functionality as necessary. You have a strong interest in software and systems testing. We work primarily in Ruby on Rails and JavaScript, but prior knowledge is not a requirement. You should have a deep understanding that goes beyond the ability to use these tools.

Software Engineer Intern

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+19
Like building data-driven products? Mobile apps? Front-end data visualizations? APIs? Machine learning? We've got something for everyone. The CB Insights Full Stack Developer is a bit of a catch all title for most of our software engineering roles. From entry level to senior, we've got a home for you. From front-end mobile apps to back-end data aggregators, we're writing quality code. You can specialize here or work cross-functionally - whatever

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in New York

1
Javascript
33% have this skill
2
Front-end
22% have this skill
3
Python
20% have this skill
4
Java
18% have this skill
5
SQL
15% have this skill
6
Node.js
14% have this skill

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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
New York
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1-3 Years of Experience
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< 1 Year of Experience
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1-10 Employees
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A Software Engineer III reported a yearly salary of $135,000
1-3 Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
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$135,000
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500+ Employees
New York
$200,000
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