Software Professional salary in the United States

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Based on 797 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Software Professionals make?
The average total salary for a Software Professional is $135,500 per year. This is based on data from 797 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Software Professional and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Software Professional salary can vary between $62,500 to $408,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Software Professional salary by company

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Microsoft, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$280K – $450K

Software Professional demographics in United States

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10% are single
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90% are married
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81% have kids
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63% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Software Professionals in United States

797 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a software professional in the United States is $135,500 per year. Software professional salaries in the United States can vary between $62,500 to $408,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 797 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as software professional.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for software professionals in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($263,000 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($219,500 a year), and Seattle Metro Area, WA ($172,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.