How much does a Software Development Engineer I make in the United States? The average Software Development Engineer I salary in the United States is $67,690 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $59,890 and $76,590. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Software Development Engineer I standardizes the quality assurance procedure for software. Codes software applications based on third party business requirements. Being a Software Development Engineer I researches client complaints and makes necessary adjustments and/or recommendations to resolve software related issues. Performs tests and develops fixes. In addition, Software Development Engineer I requires a bachelor's degree in a related area. Typically reports to a supervisor. Working as a Software Development Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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