Amazon

Amazon Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Base Salary Ranges

Based on our data, a Senior Software Engineer at Amazon earns a median base salary of about $157,500.

Base Salary Ranges by Level

The Senior Software Engineer role at Amazon has the following estimated base salary ranges, by level:

LevelRangeMedian
L6 $145,600 - $185,000 $155,000
  • L6: $145,600 - $185,000, median $155,000

Base Salary Ranges by Location

Our data for Amazon Senior Software Engineer includes submissions from the following cities, listed with the estimated base salary range for the role at that location:

LocationRangeMedian
Boston., MA $152,000 - $152,000 $152,000
New York $165,000 - $165,000 $165,000
San Francisco $185,000 - $185,000 $185,000
Seattle $145,600 - $160,000 $155,000
Sunnyvale, CA $185,000 - $185,000 $185,000
  • Boston., MA: $152,000 - $152,000, median $152,000
  • New York: $165,000 - $165,000, median $165,000
  • San Francisco: $185,000 - $185,000, median $185,000
  • Seattle: $145,600 - $160,000, median $155,000
  • Sunnyvale, CA: $185,000 - $185,000, median $185,000

Total Compensation Ranges

Based on our data, a Senior Software Engineer at Amazon earns a median total compensation of about $290,300, which includes additional compensation like annual bonuses and stock RSU or option grants.

Total Compensation Ranges by Level

The Senior Software Engineer role at Amazon has the following estimated total compensation ranges, by level:

LevelRangeMedian
L6 $240,500 - $510,000 $295,000
  • L6: $240,500 - $510,000, median $295,000

Total Compensation Ranges by Location

Our data for Amazon Senior Software Engineer includes submissions from the following cities, listed with the estimated total compensation range for the role at that location:

LocationRangeMedian
Boston., MA $240,500 - $240,500 $240,500
New York $510,000 - $510,000 $510,000
San Francisco $255,000 - $255,000 $255,000
Seattle $262,000 - $355,000 $322,500
Sunnyvale, CA $230,000 - $230,000 $230,000
  • Boston., MA: $240,500 - $240,500, median $240,500
  • New York: $510,000 - $510,000, median $510,000
  • San Francisco: $255,000 - $255,000, median $255,000
  • Seattle: $262,000 - $355,000, median $322,500
  • Sunnyvale, CA: $230,000 - $230,000, median $230,000

Years of Experience by Level

LevelMedian Years
L6 11