How much does a Software Performance Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Software Performance Engineer in the United States is $46 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $40 and $51. Hourly rate 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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Leidos - Reston , VA
Knowledge of or direct experience with software performance testing practices * Direct experience ... AWS) and DevOps tools * Demonstrated ability to work within collaborative environment to execute ...
Appcast Agency - 21 days ago
SAIC - Chantilly , VA
No Description SAIC is seeking a mission oriented Software Test Engineer to be responsible for ... performance, functionality, scalability, and end-to-end processing. * Create test plan and test ...
Recruitics REACH - 35 days ago
CyberCoders - Arlington , VA
Software Engineer, Blockchain (C++) Job Title: Software Engineer, Blockchain (C++) Location ... performance and top quality software modules -Identifying bottlenecks and bugs, and devise ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 45 days ago
Valiant Integrated Services - Suffolk , VA
Serve as a Senior Software Developer supporting the Joint Staff J7 providing instruction on the use ... INTEGRITY - Honesty, Trust and Respect in every situation EXCELLENCE - Performance, Effectiveness ...
Valiant Integrated Services - 6 days ago
The ECM/FileNet Senior Software Engineer is one the leading experts in the company on ECM & FileNet ... Owns system performance, optimizes for speed and scalability * Other duties as assigned Technical ...
CarMax - 4 days ago
Software Engineer, Blockchain (C++) Location: Arlington, VA -Relocation Package Offered ... performance and top quality software modules -Identifying bottlenecks and bugs, and devise ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 35 days ago
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Average Hourly Wage

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Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Software Performance Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Software Performance Engineer ranges from $40 to $51 with the average hourly pay of $46. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $44 to $57 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $52.

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