SENIOR SYSTEMS SOFTWARE ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$113,000
$89,000
Min 10%
$113,000
Median 50%
$142,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Barclays Global Investors
Highest Paying City
San Mateo, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does a senior systems software engineer make?
Senior Systems Software Engineers in the US make on average $113,237 annually or $54.44 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 54,000. The top 10 percent earn over $143,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $89,000 annually. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Systems Software Engineers are Internet companies and Construction companies. Some of the states with the best Senior Systems Software Engineer salaries are California, Nevada, Vermont, Maine, and Utah. The typical employment in the position spans 4.0 years.

Average Senior Systems Software Engineer Salary By Company

If you are a Senior Systems Software Engineer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Systems Software Engineers are Internet companies and Construction companies. Companies like Barclays Global Investors or Netflix will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Microsoft and Carnival Cruise Line report highly competitive salaries for Senior Systems Software Engineers.

Average Senior Systems Software Engineer Salary By Location

As a Senior Systems Software Engineer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $113,237 per year or $54.44 per hour. Senior Systems Software Engineers make the most in San Mateo, CA at about $132,643 per year. Not only that, San Mateo, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $94,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Senior Systems Software Engineer salaries are California, Nevada, Vermont, Maine, and Utah. The lowest earning states are Georgia, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, and Kentucky.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Mateo, CA
$132,643
2
Redmond, WA
$110,400
3
Austin, TX
$110,062
4
Andover, MA
$109,964
5
Boulder, CO
$109,446

Average Senior Systems Software Engineer Salary By Industry

Wages for Senior Systems Software Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Hospitality companies, Internet companies, and Technology companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Systems Software Engineers. Salaries for Senior Systems Software Engineers in Hospitality companies average $131,223 annually, while Internet companies and Technology companies pay $118,937 and $109,468, respectively. At $104,725, the average salary for Senior Systems Software Engineers in the Telecommunication industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$131,223
2
Internet
$118,937
3
Technology
$109,468
4
Professional
$107,815
5
Telecommunication
$104,725

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Salary
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