Software Engineers design, develop, maintain, and test software. They use programming languages to build mobile applications, websites, and power businesses. They can get a Computer Science degree, attend vocational schools, or be self-taught.
How Much Does a Software Engineer Make? ▼
Software Engineers make a median salary of $120,000 in the United States.
The top 10 percent of Software Engineers earn over $160,000 annually.
The best-paid 25 percent make over $135,000 each year.
The lowest-paid 25 percent make under $105,000 a year.
The bottom 10 percent make less than $82,000 per year.