Software Engineer II Salary in Salt Lake City, UT

How much does a Software Engineer II in Salt Lake City, UT make?

The average Software Engineer II in Salt Lake City, UT makes $79,826, 18% below the national average Software Engineer II salary of $97,545. This pay is 21% lower than the combined average salaries of other metros Dallas, Los Angeles and Houston.

Salt Lake City Average

$79,82618% VS US AVERAGE
$37,832$173,904
Base Salary
$79,826
Bonus
N/A
Get Bonus
N/A

U.S. Average

$97,545
$17,653$467,806
Base Salary
$90,045
Bonus
$7,500
Get Bonus
50%
The average software-engineer-ii in Salt Lake City, UT makes $79,826

Salary Ranges for Software Engineer IIs in Salt Lake City, UT US

The salaries of Software Engineer IIs in Salt Lake City, UT range from $37,832 to $173,904 , with a median salary of $77,209 . The middle 57% of Software Engineer IIs makes between $77,265 and $108,191, with the top 86% making $173,904.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Software Engineer II in Salt Lake City, UT

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 22% and an added Utah state tax of 5%. After the combined taxes have been taken out, Software Engineer IIs could expect to have a take-home pay of $62,333/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $2,597*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Recent Salary Records for Software Engineer II

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  • A Software Engineer II reported making $74,000 per year

    2 years ago · $74,000

  • A Software Engineer II reported making $91,677 per year in Boston

    2 years ago · $91,677· Boston, MA

  • A Caucasian Male Software Engineer II reported making $58,000 per year in Houston at a company with 51-200 Employees in Facilities Services industry.

    2 years ago · $58,000· 51-200 Employees· Houston, TX

  • An Asian or Pacific Islander Male Software Engineer II reported making $158,000 per year in Seattle at a company with 51-200 Employees in Tech industry.

    2 years ago · $158,000· 51-200 Employees· Seattle, WA

  • A Male Software Engineer II reported making $124,583 per year in New York City at a company with 51-200 Employees in Tech industry.

    2 years ago · $124,583· 51-200 Employees· New York City, NY

  • A Caucasian Male Software Engineer II reported making $70,250 per year in Columbia at a company with 501-1,000 Employees in Tech industry.

    3 years ago · $70,250· 501-1,000 Employees· Columbia, MD

Quality of Life for Software Engineer II

With a take-home pay of roughly $5,194/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $1,061/mo** in Salt Lake City, UT, a Software Engineer II would pay 20.43% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent. The average income spent on cost of living excluding rent within Salt Lake City per month for an individual is $787 , and for a 4-person family $2,890***. This means for an individual, total cost of living is 35.57% of a Software Engineer II in Salt Lake City's salary leaving $3,347 as discretionary income ; whereas for a family of 4, total cost of living is 76.07% of a Software Engineer II in Salt Lake City's salary leaving $1,243 as discretionary income. When considering cost of living, this places Salt Lake City, UT as 1st out of the 4 largest nearby metros in terms of quality of life for Software Engineer IIs**.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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