How much does a Software Engineer V make in the United States? The average Software Engineer V salary in the United States is $158,286 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $143,674 and $174,189. 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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Job Description for Software Engineer V

Software Engineer V designs and develops software applications. Performs coding, debugging, testing and troubleshooting throughout the application development process. Being a Software Engineer V may provide consultation on complex projects. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Software Engineer V typically reports to a manager. The Software Engineer V works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in solution or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. To be a Software Engineer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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