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IBM Software Engineer Salaries

Updated 7 Dec 2021



Base Pay Average

2,351 Salaries


Additional Pay Average:




US$3,045 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 14 salaries

US$1,003 - US$15,113 Range

US$2,507 Avg

Stock Bonus

Reported in 5 salaries

US$1,012 - US$22,845 Range

US$3,065 Avg

Profit Sharing

Reported in 3 salaries

US$1,012 - US$36,000 Range
Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role

How much does a Software Engineer at IBM make?

The typical IBM Software Engineer salary is US$1,12,186 per year. Software Engineer salaries at IBM can range from US$60,115 - US$2,89,403 per year. This estimate is based upon 2351 IBM Software Engineer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Software Engineer at IBM can expect to make an average total pay of US$1,12,500 per year.


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The average salary for a Software Engineer is US$1,08,249 per year in United States, which is 3% lower than the average IBM salary of US$1,12,186 per year for this job.

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