Senior Development Engineer

Senior Development Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$104,000
$80,000
Min 10%
$104,000
Median 50%
$134,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Netflix
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Vermont
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does a senior development engineer make?
Senior Development Engineers in America make an average salary of $104,234 per year or $50.11 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $80,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $134,000. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, District of Columbia, and Massachusetts have the highest paying Senior Development Engineer jobs. The typical employment for a Senior Development Engineer is 4.2 years.

Average Senior Development Engineer Salary By Company

There is good job security in Senior Development Engineer positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Senior Development Engineers are Netflix and Google. If you can find a job at a company like Nvidia or eBay, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Senior Development Engineers.

Average Senior Development Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Development Engineer in the USA is $104,234 annually or $50.11 hourly. San Jose, CA reports the highest Senior Development Engineer salaries at $131,455 per year. Even an entry-level Senior Development Engineer makes $87,000 per year in San Jose, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Senior Development Engineer salaries are Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, District of Columbia, and Massachusetts. Wisconsin, Nebraska, South Dakota, Kentucky, and Iowa are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$131,455
2
Billerica, MA
$129,624
3
Nashua, NH
$129,607
4
Redmond, WA
$117,328
5
Manassas, VA
$111,985

Average Senior Development Engineer Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Senior Development Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Technology companies, Health Care companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Senior Development Engineers. Technology companies pay Senior Development Engineers an average salary of $106,170, Health Care companies pay $105,377, and Retail companys come in at $104,855. At $101,723, the average salary for Senior Development Engineers in the Automotive industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$106,170
2
Health Care
$105,377
3
Retail
$104,855
4
Manufacturing
$102,373
5
Automotive
$101,723

Recently Added Senior Development Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Senior Development Engineer
01/22/2020
$135,655
SNI Financial
Senior Development Engineer
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$150,000
Stott and May
Senior Development Engineer
10/31/2019
$120,000
Workbridge Associates
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10/25/2019
$120,000
Wells Fargo
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$99,300
Cybercoders
Senior Development Engineer
09/10/2019
$125,000
Cforia Software
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$150,000
Jobspring Partners
Senior Development Engineer
08/29/2019
$140,000
Hirenetworks
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08/27/2019
$110,000
Jobspring Partners
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08/26/2019
$170,000
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