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Brand Manager
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Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
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Director of Analytics
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Finance Director
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Implementation Manager
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Inside Sales Manager
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Marketing Associate
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Seattle

Software Engineer salary in Seattle

Average Base Salary in Seattle

$125,315
$27,324
Additional Cash Compensation
$152,639
Total Compensation
Median: $125K
Min: $70K
Max: $222K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Seattle?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Seattle is $125,315. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Seattle is $27,324. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Seattle is $152,639. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Seattle from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Seattle.

Seattle by the numbers

1,638
Total number of Tech companies in Seattle
6,858
Total number of tech users on Built In Seattle
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Seattle Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Engineer salary in Seattle is between $130k - $140k.

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $131,457 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $120,778 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $120,739.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $148,106. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $103,250.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Seattle

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $84,321
Min: $64K
Max: $109K
Salesforce Developer $89,200
Min: $74K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $91,175
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
QA Engineer $92,856
Min: $54K
Max: $149K
Front End Developer $96,276
Min: $55K
Max: $134K
iOS Developer $98,818
Min: $76K
Max: $130K
Automation Engineer $105,500
Min: $94K
Max: $133K
Data Engineer $112,759
Min: $82K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $113,417
Min: $95K
Max: $126K
DevOps Engineer $117,485
Min: $70K
Max: $150K
Sales Engineer $117,722
Min: $94K
Max: $136K
Security Engineer $123,200
Min: $92K
Max: $173K
Software Engineer $125,315
Min: $70K
Max: $222K
Data Architect $125,750
Min: $113K
Max: $145K
QA Manager $126,200
Min: $80K
Max: $140K
Senior Software Engineer $156,133
Min: $125K
Max: $190K
Principal Software Engineer $171,100
Min: $145K
Max: $197K
Engineering Manager $176,158
Min: $131K
Max: $375K
Director of Software Engineering $219,647
Min: $151K
Max: $252K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $228,421
Min: $137K
Max: $350K
Vice President of Engineering $253,536
Min: $160K
Max: $330K

Software Engineer jobs in Seattle
180

Software Engineer

Seattle
3 days ago
+28
You will build innovative features and solutions for our business facing Software as a Service platform. You will work on a highly collaborative agile team with skilled teammates. You will help revolutionize measuring, analyzing, and predicting compensation. You will empathize with customers and solve issues by debugging the code to find the cause. You will build dynamic UI to help our customers analyze their data.

Software Engineer

Seattle
1 week ago
Deliver new features. Squash bugs. Troubleshoot and debug issues. Engineer remote administration communication. Engineer content/code automation. Contribute to new design efforts.

Software Engineer in Test

Seattle
19 hours ago
+18
SkyKick is currently looking for a highly skilled and passionate Software Engineer in Test to join our Software Test Team. You are someone who loves to ensure shipment of high quality software. You enjoy learning as much as teaching. You are looking for an opportunity to work with highly intelligent and skilled engineers, product managers, and architects to ship impactful products. In this key role, you will define the success not only of your immediate Test Team, but also the product and services that companies are relying on globally.

Director of Software Engineering

Bellevue
20 hours ago
We are looking for a Director of Software Engineering to build a top-tier software organization that will help design and implement Smartsheet’s next gen architecture. In this role, you will lead and positively impact multiple product areas within your functional domain, as well as influence the broader technology organization. You will provide technical leadership for critical areas that significantly impact customer success.

Software Engineer - Engineering Services

Seattle
23 hours ago
+27
Company Description At Qualtrics, our mission is to close experience gaps—the costly differences between what customers and employees expect, and what they’re receiving. 9,000+ organizations worldwide and more than 80% of the Fortune 100 rely on the Qualtrics Experience Management Platform™ to collect, analyze, and act on feedback—more feedback than they ever thought possible. With Qualtrics XM, organizations can manage the four core experiences

Software Engineer - Internal Data

Seattle
23 hours ago
+27
At Qualtrics, our mission is to close experience gaps—the costly differences between what customers and employees expect, and what they’re receiving. 9,000+ organizations worldwide and more than 80% of the Fortune 100 rely on the Qualtrics Experience Management Platform™ to collect, analyze, and act on feedback—more feedback than they ever thought possible. With Qualtrics XM, organizations can handle the four core experiences of business—customer

Software Engineer - Reporting Platform

Seattle
23 hours ago
+27
Company Description At Qualtrics, our mission is to close experience gaps—the costly differences between what customers and employees expect, and what they’re receiving. 9,000+ organizations worldwide and more than 80% of the Fortune 100 rely on the Qualtrics Experience Management Platform™ to collect, analyze, and act on feedback—more feedback than they ever thought possible. With Qualtrics XM, organizations can manage the four core experiences

Software Engineer - TextiQ

Seattle
23 hours ago
+27
Qualtrics is a rapidly growing Software as a Service company backed by three of the top venture capital firms in the world (Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners, and Insight Venture Partners). We offer a single experience management (XM) platform that captures the four core experiences of business—customer, product, employee and brand experiences—in one place. Qualtrics has transformed the way businesses collect, analyze, and act on valuable insights

Software Engineer - API Platform

Seattle
23 hours ago
+27
Company Description At Qualtrics, our mission is to close experience gaps—the costly differences between what customers and employees expect, and what they’re receiving. 9,000+ organizations worldwide and more than 80% of the Fortune 100 rely on the Qualtrics Experience Management Platform™ to collect, analyze, and act on feedback—more feedback than they ever thought possible. With Qualtrics XM, organizations can manage the four core experiences

Software Engineer - Customer Experience

Seattle
23 hours ago
+27
Company Description At Qualtrics, our mission is to close experience gaps—the costly differences between what customers and employees expect, and what they’re receiving. 9,000+ organizations worldwide and more than 80% of the Fortune 100 rely on the Qualtrics Experience Management Platform™ to collect, analyze, and act on feedback—more feedback than they ever thought possible. With Qualtrics XM, organizations can manage the four core experiences

Software Engineer - Employee Experience

Seattle
23 hours ago
+27
Company Description At Qualtrics, our mission is to close experience gaps—the costly differences between what customers and employees expect, and what they’re receiving. 9,000+ organizations worldwide and more than 80% of the Fortune 100 rely on the Qualtrics Experience Management Platform™ to collect, analyze, and act on feedback—more feedback than they ever thought possible. With Qualtrics XM, organizations can manage the four core experiences

Software Engineer - Foundational Services

Seattle
23 hours ago
+27
Company Description At Qualtrics, our mission is to close experience gaps—the costly differences between what customers and employees expect, and what they’re receiving. 9,000+ organizations worldwide and more than 80% of the Fortune 100 rely on the Qualtrics Experience Management Platform™ to collect, analyze, and act on feedback—more feedback than they ever thought possible. With Qualtrics XM, organizations can manage the four core experiences

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Seattle

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Javascript
20% have this skill
2
Java
20% have this skill
3
SQL
19% have this skill
4
Amazon Web Services
17% have this skill
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Linux
16% have this skill
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Front-end
14% have this skill

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$170,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000
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500+ Employees
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$72,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $72,000
1-3 Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
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$100,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
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51-200 Employees
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$100,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
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$140,000
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11-50 Employees
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$153,510
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Male
500+ Employees
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$130,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
3-5 Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
Seattle
$145,000
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500+ Employees
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$105,000
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500+ Employees
Seattle
$141,000
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