How much does a Software Engineer V make in the United States? The average Software Engineer V salary in the United States is $167,523 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $152,597 and $184,014. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Software Engineer V Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Software Engineer V Salary $139,007 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile Software Engineer V Salary $152,597 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile Software Engineer V Salary $167,523 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile Software Engineer V Salary $184,014 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile Software Engineer V Salary $199,028 US September 25, 2023
25% $152,597 10% $139,007 90% $199,028 75% $184,014 $167,523 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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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 2023 View full job description

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