2019 Senior Software Engineer Salary NYC (Updated Daily) | Built In NYC
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Senior Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$151,889
$23,111
Additional Cash Compensation
$175,000
Total Compensation
Median: $152K
Min: $110K
Max: $225K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in New York?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $151,889. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $23,111. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in New York is $175,000. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in New York.

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Senior Software Engineer jobs in NYC
116

Sr. Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+30
We are looking for incredibly bright Senior Engineers to join our growing engineering teams in New York. In particular, those with a passion for building high performance backend systems while solving problems around fault tolerance, reliability, scalability, consistency, availability, throttling, and queueing. While we use Node.js and GoLang on the backend and operate completely on AWS using AWS managed services. We are open to any stack as long as you know your craft.

Sr Software Engineer I - UI

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
Write clean, concise, readable code that follows common design patterns and principles. Complete work with a conscientious attitude and good follow-through. Collaborate with coworkers from design, engineering, product, project, QA and content teams. Translate functional requirements into solutions that work well with current architecture. Preform peer code reviews. Own feature specific development verticals - e.g. UI components. Utilize multi-tasking and context shifting skills. Identify inefficiencies and make recommendations. Stay informed with changes in technology. Produce comprehensive, usable software documentation.

Sr Software Engineer - Publishing Tools

Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
As part of our team, you will build publishing tools that power the next generation of Food Network web and mobile platforms used by millions of users each day. We're changing the way we create videos, recipes, and related content to bring new direct-to-consumer experiences to market. You’ll play a critical ownership role in validating new ideas and concepts, building new features, enabling data-driven collaboration, and exploring new ways we can engage our customers through our content.

Sr Software Engineer-Client Services

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to work within our API & Services team delivering a variety of digital products for Discovery’s sites, mobile apps, connected TV apps and responsive publishing platforms. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and availability problems for products consumed by millions of users each day! You will have the opportunity to work with a suite of great technologies and in a highly collaborative environment.

Sr Software Engineer - Client Services

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to work within our API & Services team delivering a variety of digital products for Discovery’s sites, mobile apps, connected TV apps and responsive publishing platforms. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and availability problems for products consumed by millions of users each day! You will have the opportunity to work with a suite of great technologies and in a highly collaborative environment.

Sr Software Engineer - Client Services

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Software Engineer to work within our Client Services team building APIs that support the experiences of user facing digital products for a number of client platforms including Discovery’s sites, mobile apps, connected TV apps, gaming consoles and beyond. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and resiliency problems for products consumed by millions of users! You will have the opportunity to work with a suite of great technologies and in a highly collaborative environment.

Sr Software Engineer - Client Services

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Software Engineer to work within our Client Services team building APIs that support the experiences of user facing digital products for a number of client platforms including Discovery’s sites, mobile apps, connected TV apps, gaming consoles and beyond. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance...

Sr Software Engineer -Client ServicesDTC

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Software Engineer to work within our Client Services team building APIs that support the experiences of user facing digital products for a number of client platforms including Discovery’s sites, mobile apps, connected TV apps, gaming consoles and beyond. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and resiliency problems for products consumed by millions of users each day! You will have the opportunity to work with a suite of great technologies and in a highly collaborative environment.

Sr Software Engineer - Core Services DTC

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Software Engineer to work within our Core Services team implementing APIs and other Services that support a variety of client platforms, services APIs and special-purpose batch services. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and resiliency problems for products consumed by millions of users each day! You will have the opportunity to work with a suite of great technologies and in a highly collaborative environment.

Sr Software Engineer I, Client Services

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
Discovery Digital Media is looking for a Software Engineer to work within our Client Services team building APIs that support the experiences of user facing digital products for a number of client platforms including Discovery’s sites, mobile apps, connected TV apps, gaming consoles and beyond. This is a fantastic opportunity to help solve complex but interesting scalability, performance and resiliency problems for products consumed by millions of users each day! You will have the opportunity to work with a suite of great technologies and in a highly collaborative environment.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
19 hours ago
+36
Our Senior Product Engineer will join team of engineers that are curious, humble, and can hop in and tackle a wide range of projects. We aim to build systems that are reliable and simple, user experiences that are beautiful and frictionless, and internal tools that help us all do our jobs better. If you’re interested in the position, here are a few things you’ll get to do and the qualifications that will make you successful in this role.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+24
As a Sr. Software Engineer at TpT you will be working closely with our product team to use data to uncover and execute on new opportunities while scaling our systems as load, users, and transactions are rapidly increasing. You'll be tackling problems big and small – from search & personalization to multi-service orchestration to building a resilient API.

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in New York is between $140k - $150k.

Average Senior Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Software Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $154,629 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $142,900 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $152,860.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $155,848.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $78,188
Min: $65K
Max: $97K
Software Test Engineer $93,714
Min: $65K
Max: $113K
QA Engineer $94,339
Min: $60K
Max: $139K
Automation Engineer $104,136
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $108,429
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $110,427
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Android Developer $119,120
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
QA Manager $120,300
Min: $84K
Max: $145K
Data Engineer $120,563
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
iOS Developer $125,654
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
Sales Engineer $126,143
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer $127,556
Min: $70K
Max: $230K
Security Engineer $131,632
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
DevOps Engineer $133,800
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Data Architect $137,500
Min: $85K
Max: $224K
Senior Software Engineer $151,889
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $160,720
Min: $126K
Max: $240K
Engineering Manager $172,611
Min: $95K
Max: $230K
Director of Software Engineering $189,786
Min: $150K
Max: $271K
Vice President of Engineering $222,762
Min: $140K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $247,744
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

NYC Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+18
Productivity, Software
+39
Mobile, Software
+34
Big Data, Cloud

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

1
Javascript
9% have this skill
2
SQL
7% have this skill
3
Python
7% have this skill
4
Amazon Web Services
6% have this skill
5
Front-end
6% have this skill
6
Linux
6% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in New York

$143,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $143,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
New York
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
New York
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $142,000 with +$80,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$190,000
Yearly Salary
A Quant Dev reported a yearly salary of $190,000 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Staff Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$30,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Lead reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$21,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$187,110
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $187,110
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$24,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
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