by Quincy Larson

Here are the average salaries of software engineers around the world in 2017

And here are those same salaries adjusted to San Francisco’s cost of living:

As you can see, cost of living is an important consideration. Also, you don’t need to move to San Francisco to get a good job as a software engineer (thought there are a lot of prestigious jobs there).

You can read the full analysis here (5 minute read)

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