Software Engineer salary in Seattle

Average Base Salary in Seattle

$127,177
$23,998
Additional Cash Compensation
$151,175
Total Compensation
Median: $127K
Min: $70K
Max: $225K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Seattle?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Seattle is $127,177. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Seattle is $23,998. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Seattle is $151,175. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Seattle from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Seattle.

Seattle by the numbers

2,204
Total number of Tech companies in Seattle
136,615
Total number of tech users on Built In Seattle
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Marketing
Operations
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Project Mgmt
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Software Engineer
Account Executive
Account Manager
Accountant
Analytics Manager
Android Developer
Art Director
Associate Product Manager
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)
Chief People 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 Engineering Manager
Data Scientist
Database Administrator
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 Product Marketing
Director of Product Marketing
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
Game Developer
Hardware Engineer
HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Junior Business Analyst
Junior Data Analyst
Junior Data Scientist
Junior Software Engineer
Lead Software Engineer
Machine Learning Engineer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
Principal Software Engineer
Product Analyst
Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
Project Manager
Public Relations Manager
Public Relations Specialist
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
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Senior Data Engineer
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
Site Reliability Engineer
Social Media Manager
Software Engineer
Software Test Engineer
Systems Engineer
Technical Product Manager
Technical Project Manager
Technical Recruiter
Technical Support
Technical Writer
UI Designer
UX Designer
UX Researcher
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 People
Vice President of Product
Vice President of Sales
Vice President of Talent Acquisition
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Software Engineer jobs in Seattle

Software Engineer

Seattle
1 day ago
+34
Building delightful features that make it easier to run a small trucking business. Inventing best-in-industry tools while working side-by-side with teams inside the company who closely with our operations team. Writing scalable software for processing millions of dollars of payments. Using machine learning to improve our margins or brokerage efficiency. Crafting products to help other teams at Convoy scale.

Software Engineer, Machine Learning

Seattle
1 hour ago
+34
Engineering new features into our existing pricing and relevance models. Exploring new pricing models to better predict the future. Building out our machine learning infrastructure. Training new automated agents to streamline operational processes. Developing new bidding/auction models to bid on shipments. Designing our experimentation framework.

Software Engineer, Insights

Remote
2 hours ago
+41
On the Operator Experience team, we focus on making it easier for security professionals, developers, and systems engineers to quickly gain insight about their Auth0 implementation. We process hundreds of millions of tenant logs each day and send them back to our customers in a way they can use for alerting, analytics, and to better understand traffic patterns or usage of their subscription. You would help us grow our offering to the next level and begin launching new initiatives to help our customers evolve their businesses.

Senior Software Engineer, Identity

Remote
1 day ago
+41
Auth0 is a unicorn that just closed a $120M Series F round of funding, with total capital raised to date of $330M and valuation of nearly $2B. We are growing rapidly and looking for exceptional new team members to add to our exceptional talent pool - and who will help take us to the next level of success. One team, one score.  Our vision is to provide people with secure access to any application in one click or less. And our promise is to make

Senior Software Engineer (Content)

Remote
1 day ago
+41
Auth0 is a unicorn that just closed a $120M Series F round of funding, with total capital raised to date of $330M and valuation of nearly $2B. We are growing rapidly and looking for exceptional new team members to add to our exceptional talent pool - and who will help take us to the next level of success. One team, one score.  Our vision is to provide people with secure access to any application in one click or less. And our promise is to make

Software Engineer, Customer Success

Remote
1 day ago
+41
The Tooling Team is part of the Customer Success - Technical Field Solutions Team (TFS). TFS is responsible for the continuous innovation of the content, tooling, and approaches that enable the CS organization to scale effectively while delivering consistent exceptional experiences. The Tooling team is specifically responsible for building the tooling and services that support the entire field team.

Software Engineer, Customer Success

Remote
2 days ago
+41
Drive new technical tools and new features of existing tools, both internal and external that are functional, flexible, simple, and intuitive. Participate in roadmaps, strategies and vision planning discussions. Support cross-team collaboration engagements as required. Supporting tooling services in production. Maintain a broad and deep technical understanding of the Auth0 product line and the underlying technologies and protocols. Write well designed, testable and efficient code. Solving challenging business requirements into innovative solutions. Produce design specifications and determine operational feasibility. Stay up to date on industry trends through self-study, research, online courses.

Senior Software Engineer, Protocols

Remote
6 days ago
+41
We are looking for a Senior Engineer to join our Protocols team! This team is responsible for building out the core features of our authorization server with a focus on OpenID Connect and OAuth 2.0. All of the authentication and authorization transactions running through Auth0 will depend on your code, giving you the opportunity to work as part of a core product team.

Senior Software Engineer

Remote
6 days ago
+41
On the Operator Experience team, we focus on making it easier for security professionals, developers, and systems engineers to quickly gain insight about their Auth0 implementation. We process billions of tenant logs each day and send them back to our customers in a way they can use for alerting, analytics, and to better understand traffic patterns or usage of their subscription. You would help us grow our offering to the next level and begin launching new initiatives to help our customers evolve their businesses.

Senior Software Engineer, Android

Seattle
1 week ago
+47
Are a highly motivated engineer who has a desire to leverage your expertise but also can dive into lesser known areas of technology, architecture, or whatever is needed to solve engineering day-to-day challenges. Have an open and honest communication style that always puts the customer first “Will the customer be delighted with this?”. Are comfortable dealing with ambiguity and a shifting landscape. Are curious, willing to learn, share and improve.

Software Engineer, CRM

Seattle
1 week ago
+29
CRM team is responsible for designing, developing, and running foundational services of Assurance business - including services that hosts both customer- and agent-facing UI, along with upstream and downstream APIs, integrations with various information providers (MediaAlpha, HasOffers, Experian just to name a few), as well as number of internal services. We are working on developing a generic platform that would allow us to integrate with 10x carriers/vendors at a fraction of time.

Software Engineer, Summer 2021 Intern

Seattle
1 hour ago
+34
Immediately be paired with a vertically focused team and be indoctrinated into the product they support. Ship code your first week- we expect our interns to contribute in meaningful ways right off the bat.  Have excellent mentorship. Each intern will be paired with an engineering mentor to help guide them through the summer. Get the chance to own large, complex projects and see them through to the finish. Earn competitive pay and perks.

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 201-500 employees, earning $130,438 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $125,994 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $126,943.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $145,067. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $105,294.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Seattle

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $87,031
Min: $62K
Max: $150K
Junior Software Engineer $89,778
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Software Test Engineer $91,334
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
QA Engineer $93,881
Min: $54K
Max: $149K
Salesforce Developer $100,889
Min: $74K
Max: $145K
Front End Developer $101,040
Min: $55K
Max: $150K
iOS Developer $105,000
Min: $76K
Max: $130K
Automation Engineer $108,200
Min: $90K
Max: $145K
Android Developer $112,818
Min: $80K
Max: $130K
Hardware Engineer $113,500
Min: $89K
Max: $138K
Sales Engineer $120,179
Min: $87K
Max: $181K
DevOps Engineer $123,733
Min: $70K
Max: $180K
Game Developer $124,267
Min: $114K
Max: $134K
Data Engineer $125,377
Min: $82K
Max: $190K
Software Engineer $127,177
Min: $70K
Max: $225K
Security Engineer $132,283
Min: $85K
Max: $230K
Systems Engineer $132,440
Min: $93K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $136,929
Min: $80K
Max: $215K
Site Reliability Engineer $138,250
Min: $125K
Max: $146K
Database Administrator $142,500
Min: $142K
Max: $143K
Data Architect $146,625
Min: $113K
Max: $195K
Senior Software Engineer $159,522
Min: $120K
Max: $230K
Machine Learning Engineer $170,800
Min: $139K
Max: $200K
Principal Software Engineer $172,647
Min: $145K
Max: $228K
Lead Software Engineer $176,455
Min: $105K
Max: $240K
Engineering Manager $177,798
Min: $131K
Max: $375K
Director of Software Engineering $212,892
Min: $147K
Max: $268K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $222,308
Min: $137K
Max: $350K
Data Engineering Manager $231,020
Min: $183K
Max: $279K
Vice President of Engineering $248,625
Min: $160K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Seattle

1
Java
17% have this skill
2
Javascript
17% have this skill
3
SQL
14% have this skill
4
Amazon Web Services
14% have this skill
5
Python
14% have this skill
6
Front-end
11% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Seattle

$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Seattle
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Seattle
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Seattle
$150,313
Yearly Salary
A Senior Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,313
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Seattle
$225,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer III reported a yearly salary of $225,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Seattle
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $180,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Seattle
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer I reported a yearly salary of $140,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Seattle
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer I reported a yearly salary of $145,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Seattle
$122,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $122,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Seattle
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Seattle
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