Graduate Software Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does a Graduate Software Engineer make in the United States? The average Graduate Software Engineer salary in the United States is $94,883 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $75,483 and $142,324. 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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Job Openings for Graduate Software Engineer
L3Harris - Sebastian , FL
Job Title: Sr Specialist, Software Developer Job Code: SAS20190110-33692 Job Location: Palm Bay ... Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience or a Graduate Degree and ...
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TPS Group LLC - San Diego , CA
Software Engineer - Medical Device Industry Location: San Diego, CA Pay Rate: $45 - $55 / hr Start ... We are looking for stellar recent graduate to create dashboards for the Digital Health Technology ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago
Ultimate Software Group - Ft. Lauderdale , FL
A software engineer on the design system team is expected to contribute to the following areas ... University graduate Preferred Qualifications: * Familiar with WCAG guidelines Travel Requirements - 10 days ago
Job Summary We are looking for a dynamic software engineering professional to join our Product ... Graduate degree a plus.
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Job Title: Sr Spec, Software Quality Engineer Job ID: SAS20193010-34437 Job Location: Palm ... Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience OR Graduate Degree and a ...
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Ameriprise - De Pere , WI
Software Engineer Job ID: 14516BR Job Description: Required Qualifications Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience. * 5-7 years of relevant experience. * 5-7 + years of experience coding in ...
Ameriprise Auto & Home - 3 days ago