It’s no secret software engineers are in high demand, and with salary and compensation among the top influencers when job candidates are deciding where to work, some employers are paying more in hopes of luring in the very best tech talent.
In Glassdoor’s latest report, we uncover the 25 Highest Paying Companies for Software Engineers, identifying employers offering the highest average annual base salary for software engineers over the past 12 months.
Salaries by Company
Juniper Networks takes the #1 spot as the network equipment manufacturer offers its software engineers an average annual base salary of $159,990. Highlights among the top 25 include Yahoo ranking #3 ($130,312: average annual software engineer base salary), Twitter at #5 ($124,863) as the social media giant prepares to go public, and Walmart at #8 ($122,110), ahead of Facebook at #9 ($121,507).
All top 25 companies pay above the national annual average software engineer base salary of $92,790, based on more than 33,000 salary reports over the past year.
software engineer 軟體工程師
in high demand 有很高的需求
salary and compensation 薪酬、薪資待遇
job candidates 求職者
in hopes of luring 期待引誘
the highest average annual base salary 最高平均基本年薪
take the #1 spot 取得第一名的位置
network equipment manufacturer 網路設備生產商
social media giant 社群網站巨人
go public 公開上市