How much does a Software Engineer II make in the United States? The average Software Engineer II salary in the United States is $88,584 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $80,295 and $98,288. 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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Software Engineer II designs and develops software applications. Performs coding, debugging, testing and troubleshooting throughout the application development process. Being a Software Engineer II requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Software Engineer II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Software Engineer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.3%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 10.7%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.0%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.9%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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