SOFTWARE ENGINEERING MANAGER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$124,000
$100,000
Min 10%
$124,000
Median 50%
$154,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Cupertino, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
4.6 years
How much does a software engineering manager make?
Software Engineering Managers in America make an average salary of $124,635 per year or $59.92 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $154,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $100,000 per year. Internet companies and Retail companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Software Engineering Manager jobs are Hawaii, California, Nevada, Vermont, and Maine. The typical tenure for a Software Engineering Manager is 4.6 years.

Average Software Engineering Manager Salary By Company

Software Engineering Manager jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Internet companies and Retail companies have the most job opportunities for Software Engineering Managers. Companies like Facebook or Google will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Microsoft and Nvidia also pay high salaries to their Software Engineering Managers.

Average Software Engineering Manager Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Software Engineering Manager in the United States is $124,635 per year or $59.92 per hour. Working in Cupertino, CA as a Software Engineering Manager will pay you the highest wages at around $145,245 per year. The Cupertino, CA average entry-level salary for Software Engineering Managers is $106,000. Some of the states with the best Software Engineering Manager salaries are Hawaii, California, Nevada, Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, and Arizona. Kentucky, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, and Alaska have the lowest reported salaries for Software Engineering Managers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Cupertino, CA
$145,245
2
Seattle, WA
$121,506
3
Edison, NJ
$120,103
4
Hartford, CT
$120,076
5
Philadelphia, PA
$119,981

Average Software Engineering Manager Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Software Engineering Manager works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Internet companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Software Engineering Managers. Salaries for Software Engineering Managers in Retail companies average $138,380 annually, while Internet companies and Professional companies pay $126,783 and $123,814, respectively. The average salary for Software Engineering Managers in the Insurance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $113,873.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$138,380
2
Internet
$126,783
3
Professional
$123,814
4
Telecommunication
$123,758
5
Technology
$122,183

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Salary
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