Years of Experience
Average pay is approximately $80K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (45 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $64K annually.
Technical Architects are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $78K per year; Senior Software Engineers and Software Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $66K and about $64K, respectively.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $77K annually) can be spotted in Kansas City, Mo.; Overland Park, Kan. ($68K), Kansas City, Kan. (approximately $66K), and Great River, N.Y. ($64K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Illinois, where the average Netsmart Technologies, Inc. employee makes about $97K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $74K annually for Cisco Certified Network Associates; non-accredited workers make much less. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Netsmart Technologies, Inc. — these employees make the most at around $100K per year.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Project Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $100K annually. SQL is a popular skill among Netsmart Technologies, Inc. workers, with just over one in five of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. C#, Microsoft SQL Server, and ASP.NET round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all workers save for retirement through Netsmart Technologies, Inc.'s 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of survey participants, and almost all employees report receiving dental coverage as well. Other privileges include a casual working environment, life insurance, a company cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.