Cerner Software Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does a Software Engineer make at companies like Cerner in the United States? The average salary for Software Engineer at companies like Cerner in the United States is $77,201 as of December 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $70,448 and $84,646. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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A software engineer is a person who applies the principles of software engineering to the design, development, maintenance, testing, and evaluation of computer software. Prior to the mid-1970s, software practitioners generally called themselves computer scientists, computer programmers or software developers, regardless of their actual jobs. Many people prefer to call themselves software developer and programmer, because most widely agree what these terms mean, while the exact meaning of software engineer is still being debated....

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for Software Engineer in companies like Cerner in the United States. The base salary for Software Engineer in companies like Cerner range from $70,448 to $84,646 with the average base salary of $77,201. The total cash compensation, which includes bonus, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $72,184 to $87,817 with the average total cash compensation of $79,627.
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