Microsoft

Microsoft Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Base Salary Ranges

Based on our data, a Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft earns a median base salary of about $173,722.

Base Salary Ranges by Level

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

LevelRangeMedian
63 $170,000 - $172,444 $171,222
64 $175,000 - $181,000 $178,000
  • 63: $170,000 - $172,444, median $171,222
  • 64: $175,000 - $181,000, median $178,000

Base Salary Ranges by Location

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

LocationRangeMedian
Redmond $170,000 - $175,000 $172,500
San Francisco, CA $172,444 - $181,000 $176,722
  • Redmond: $170,000 - $175,000, median $172,500
  • San Francisco, CA: $172,444 - $181,000, median $176,722

Total Compensation Ranges

Based on our data, a Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft earns a median total compensation of about $224,422, which includes additional compensation like annual bonuses and stock RSU or option grants.

Total Compensation Ranges by Level

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

LevelRangeMedian
63 $215,000 - $217,844 $216,422
64 $231,000 - $245,000 $238,000
  • 63: $215,000 - $217,844, median $216,422
  • 64: $231,000 - $245,000, median $238,000

Total Compensation Ranges by Location

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

LocationRangeMedian
Redmond $215,000 - $245,000 $230,000
San Francisco, CA $217,844 - $231,000 $224,422
  • Redmond: $215,000 - $245,000, median $230,000
  • San Francisco, CA: $217,844 - $231,000, median $224,422

Years of Experience by Level

LevelMedian Years
63 14
64 12