Software engineer Salary

The average Software engineer salary (globally) is $132,256 per year in the Space industry
Salaries are based on anonymous submissions by people working in the space industry

$80K

Per Year

Bottom 10%

$132K

Per Year

Average

$167K

Per Year

Top 10%

Based on 32 salary reports

Latest Software engineer salary reports

$160,000 / Year

Software Engineer - Full Remote

๐Ÿš€ Maxar, 1 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: 10000

๐Ÿท๏ธ FPGA, C, C++

๐Ÿฐ 44โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 20 years of experience

$152,000 / Year

Software Engineer Staff (Level 4) - Houston, Texas, United States

๐Ÿš€ Lockheed Martin, 5 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: 10% 401k match

๐Ÿท๏ธ Python, C++, Simulation Software, Virtual Reality

๐Ÿฐ 31โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 8 years of experience

๐Ÿ“ Orion Space Capsule

$145,000 / Year

Software Engineer III - Merritt Island, Florida, united States

๐Ÿš€ Blue Origin, 1 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: 5k sign on bonus

๐Ÿท๏ธ C++, DevOps, safety critical systems

๐Ÿฐ 29โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 8 years of experience๐Ÿ• 45 hours per week

$105,000 / Year

Research Engineer 1 - Atlanta Georgia, United States

๐Ÿš€ Georgia Tech, 3 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ Software, systems, hardware, program management

๐Ÿฐ 26โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 4 years of experience

๐Ÿ›ฐ๏ธ Want to find your dream job in the Space industry?
Get a weekly email of the best New Space jobs!

$120,000 / Year

Software Engineer - Seattle, Washington, United States

๐Ÿฐ 28โšง๏ธ MALE

$202,000 / Year

Senior Software Engineer - Merritt Island, Florida, United States

๐Ÿš€ Blue Origin, LLC, 3 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: 20,000

๐Ÿท๏ธ c++, git, vscode, jira, cmake

๐Ÿฐ 64โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 40 years of experience๐Ÿ• 40 hours per week

$120,000 / Year

Software Engineer - Full Remote

๐Ÿš€ Blue Origin

โญ Bonuses: Stock options, 401k, health, dental, etc

๐Ÿท๏ธ C/C++, Embedded

๐Ÿฐ 23โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 1 years of experience

$170,000 / Year

Software engineer - Hawthorne, California, United States

๐Ÿš€ SpaceX , 4 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: 330000 stock / yr

โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ• 55 hours per week

$129,000 / Year

Software Engineer II - Seattle, Washington, United States

๐Ÿš€ Blue Origin, 1 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ Python

๐Ÿฐ 26โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 1 years of experience

$168,000 / Year

Principal Software Engineer - Palmdale, California, United States

๐Ÿš€ Northrop Grumman, 5 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ C#, JavaScript, Python, SQL

๐Ÿฐ 37โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 16 years of experience๐Ÿ• 40 hours per week

$125,000 / Year

Embedded Software Engineer 3 - Denver, Colorado, United States

๐Ÿš€ ULA, 4 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: 10-20% annually

๐Ÿท๏ธ C++, C, Python, Ada, Linux, Embedded Systems, Real Time Software, Safety Critical Software

๐Ÿฐ 28โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 4 years of experience

๐Ÿ“ I recently left ULA for better compensation outside the aerospace industry as compensation for software engineers is just not competitive with tech and other software centric industries.

$87,000 / Year

Embedded Software Engineer 2 - Denver, Colorado, United States

๐Ÿš€ United Launch Alliance (ULA) , 3 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: 0-7% Annual

๐Ÿท๏ธ Ada, C++, Python

๐Ÿฐ 25โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 3 years of experience๐Ÿ• 45 hours per week

$105,000 / Year

UAV Firmware Engineer II - Full Remote

๐Ÿš€ Collins Aerospace , 2 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: Relocation, signing

๐Ÿท๏ธ C, C++, control systems, software architecture, opportunities for FPGA

๐Ÿฐ 22โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 7 years of experience๐Ÿ• 40 hours per week

$130,000 / Year

Software Engineer II - Los Angeles, California

๐Ÿš€ Oblique Ventures, 1 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: Stock Options

๐Ÿฐ 24โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 1 years of experience๐Ÿ• 50 hours per week

$145,000 / Year

Embedded Software Engineer - Kent, Washington, United States

๐Ÿš€ Blue Origin, 4 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ C, C++, Python

๐Ÿฐ 30โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 4 years of experience

$80,000 / Year

Software Engineer - Los Angeles, California, United States

๐Ÿš€ startup

โญ Bonuses: 8000

๐Ÿท๏ธ Python, C++, C, JavaScript, NodeJS, React, Linux

๐Ÿฐ 27โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 5 years of experience๐Ÿ• 60 hours per week

$145,000 / Year

Modeling & Simulations Engineer, Sr., - Los Angeles, California, United States

๐Ÿš€ SAIC, 1 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ Emdedded Software, MATLAB, STK, AFSIM, Cameo, cloud computing

๐Ÿฐ 28โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 6 years of experience

$161,000 / Year

Software Engineer - Seattle, Washington, United States

๐Ÿš€ Blue Origin

๐Ÿท๏ธ C,c++,python,avionics

๐Ÿฐ 35โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 7 years of experience

$77,200 / Year

Software Design Engineer - Munich, Germany

๐Ÿš€ AES GmbH, 4 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ C, microcontrollers, requirements, python, requirement-based testing

โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 5 years of experience

$121,000 / Year

Senior Software Engineer - Fort Worth, Texas United States

๐Ÿš€ Lockheed Martin, 5 years at the company

โญ Bonuses: Annual Bonus

๐Ÿท๏ธ MATLAB, C#, C++, Python, AI/ML

๐Ÿฐ 26โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 5 years of experience๐Ÿ• 40 hours per week

$150,000 / Year

Embedded Software Engineer - Boulder, Colorado, United States

๐Ÿš€ Ball Aerospace, 4 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ Labview, cosmos, test engineering

๐Ÿฐ 37โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 15 years of experience๐Ÿ• 40 hours per week

๐Ÿ›ฐ๏ธ Want to find your dream job in the Space industry?
Get a weekly email of the best New Space jobs!

$102,000 / Year

Systems Engineer - Denver, CO, United States

๐Ÿท๏ธ Flight Ops, Software Development, Systems Test, Leadership, Being cool๐Ÿ•ถ๏ธ

๐Ÿฐ 22โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 2 years of experience

๐Ÿ“ 3 internships, grading & tutoring. This role is in the space domain

$160,000 / Year

Software engineer - Full Remote

๐Ÿš€ Maxar, 1 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ C, c++

๐Ÿฐ 44โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 20 years of experience

$165,000 / Year

Flight Software Engineer - Hutsville, AL, United States

๐Ÿท๏ธ C++, C, Real-time embedded, Simulation nd Modeling

๐Ÿฐ 63โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 40 years of experience

$170,000 / Year

Fligh Software Engineer - Mountain View, United States

๐Ÿท๏ธ C, RTOS, FPGA, Python, Software Engineering, Model Based Design

๐Ÿฐ 49โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 30 years of experience

$80,000 / Year

Systems engineer - Full Remote

๐Ÿš€ Canyon, 4 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ Electronics, software

๐Ÿฐ 55โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 30 years of experience

$166,000 / Year

Lead Flight Software Engineer - Seattle, United States

๐Ÿš€ SpaceX, 5 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ C++, Python, Linux

โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 5 years of experience

$157,000 / Year

Software engineer - Full Remote

๐Ÿš€ Maxar, 3 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ C++, ada

๐Ÿฐ 39โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 13 years of experience

$100,000 / Year

Software Engineer - St Louis, United States

๐Ÿš€ Boeing, 1 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ C++, Ada, python

๐Ÿฐ 23โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 1 years of experience

$160,000 / Year

Embedded Software Engineer - United States, Seattle

๐Ÿš€ Blue Origin

๐Ÿท๏ธ C++

๐Ÿฐ 29โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 6 years of experience

$75,000 / Year

Computer Engineer Software systems - United States, Mississippi

๐Ÿ“… 1 years of experience

$100,000 / Year

Software Engineer - Seattle, United States

๐Ÿš€ Starfish Space, 2 years at the company

๐Ÿท๏ธ cloud, simulation

๐Ÿฐ 30โšง๏ธ MALE๐Ÿ“… 3 years of experience