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Software Engineering Manager Salary

$83,500 - $92,999
3% of jobs
$93,000 - $102,499
3% of jobs
$102,500 - $111,999
6% of jobs
$112,000 - $121,499
4% of jobs
$125,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$121,500 - $130,999
14% of jobs
$131,000 - $140,499
15% of jobs
The average salary is $141,519 a year
$140,500 - $149,999
17% of jobs
$157,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$150,000 - $159,499
16% of jobs
$159,500 - $168,999
9% of jobs
$169,000 - $178,499
3% of jobs
$178,500 - $188,000
4% of jobs

National Average

$83,500 $141,519/year $188,000
Software Engineering Manager Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$141,519
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$143,746

As of Oct 8, 2019, the average annual pay for a Software Engineering Manager in the United States is $141,519 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $188,000 and as low as $83,500, the majority of Software Engineering Manager salaries currently range between $125,000 (25th percentile) to $157,000 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Software Engineering Manager varies little (about $32,000), which suggests that regardless of location, there are not many opportunities for increased pay or advancement, even with several years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Software Engineering Manager job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Software Engineering Manager in your area are making on average $143,746 per year or $2,227 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $141,519. Virginia ranks number 17 out of 50 states nationwide for Software Engineering Manager salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Software Engineering Manager jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Average Software Engineering Manager Salary Across the U.S.

Salary Range (Percentile)
  25th Average 75th
Annual Salary $125,000 $141,519 $157,000
Monthly Salary $10,417 $11,793 $13,083
Weekly Salary $2,404 $2,722 $3,019
Hourly Salary $60 $68 $75

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