← Companies
IBM
  • Salaries
  • Software Engineer
Software Engineer
Average Compensation By Level
Add Your Compensation
Level Name
Total
Base
Stock (/yr)
Bonus
Associate Engineer
Band 6(Entry Level)
$101K
$97K
$147
$4K
Staff Engineer
Band 7
$125K
$123K
$361
$2K
Advisory Engineer
Band 8
$151K
$149K
$933
$2K
Senior Engineer
Band 9
$194K
$185K
$6K
$3K
View 2 More Levels

Get Paid, Not Played

We've negotiated thousands of offers and regularly achieve $30k+ (sometimes $300k+) increases. Get your salary negotiated or your resume reviewed by the real experts - recruiters who do it daily.

Latest Salary Submissions
Add Compensation

Company

Location | Date

Level Name

Tag

Years of Experience

Total / At Company

Total Compensation (USD)

Base | Stock (yr) | Bonus
No salaries found
Unlock by Adding Your Salary!

Add your salary anonymously in less than 60 seconds and continue exploring all the data.

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***

******

*****, ** | ****/**/**
***
**
**
$***,***
Export DataView All Compensation
Vesting Schedule

25%

YR 1

25%

YR 2

25%

YR 3

25%

YR 4

Stock Type
RSU

At IBM, Main RSUs are subject to a 4-year vesting schedule:

  • 25% vests in the 1st-year (6.25% quarterly)

  • 25% vests in the 2nd-year (6.25% quarterly)

  • 25% vests in the 3rd-year (6.25% quarterly)

  • 25% vests in the 4th-year (6.25% quarterly)

IBM uses two types of equity awards: RSU and Stock options. Options vest 25% over 4 years, RSUs vest 50% every 2 years over 4 years.

0%

YR 1

50%

YR 2

0%

YR 3

50%

YR 4

Stock Type
RSU

At IBM, Main RSUs are subject to a 4-year vesting schedule:

  • 0% vests in the 1st-year (0.00% annually)

  • 50% vests in the 2nd-year (50.00% annually)

  • 0% vests in the 3rd-year (0.00% annually)

  • 50% vests in the 4th-year (50.00% annually)

IBM uses two types of equity awards: RSU and Stock options. Options vest 25% over 4 years, RSUs vest 50% every 2 years over 4 years.



Get Verified Salaries in your Inbox

Subscribe to verified Software Engineer offers. You’ll get the breakdown of compensation details by email. Learn More →

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.