Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $82K. A typical employee has one to four years of experience and earns around $65K per year.
Median pay is highest in Kansas City ($78K annually), followed by Kansas City (about $72K), Lisle ($66K), and Great River (approximately $65K). High paychecks are not found in Overland Park; in fact, at about $55K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of California, where they average to $112K per year.
Typically, Solutions Architects are the best paid with salaries hovering at around $84K; Technical Architects, Software Analysts, and Senior Software Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $78K, $65K, and approximately $65K, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Netsmart Technologies, Inc. workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning around $75K on average.
Employees who count Project Management among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $92K. Microsoft SQL Server is a popular skill among Netsmart Technologies, Inc. workers, with close to one-sixth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. A typical employee's toolkit also contains SQL, Software Architecture, and System Architecture.
Benefits and Perks
Two-fifths of workers have paid vacation, and only about one in ten workers can take paid time off for illness. A solid majority of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Nearly all workers have health insurance, and benefits for almost all employees also include dental insurance. Privileges also include a casual working environment, life insurance, optional telecommute / work from home, and gym membership.