Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $80K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (45 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $64K per year on average.
Earning about $78K annually on average, Technical Architects receive the most money, followed by Senior Software Engineers (around $66K) and Software Engineers ($64K).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($77K per year) can be spotted in Kansas City, Mo.; Overland Park, Kan. (approximately $68K), Kansas City, Kan. (around $66K), and Great River, N.Y. ($64K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Netsmart Technologies, Inc. pays its Illinois employees the most; the pay rate there is $97K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Cisco Certified Network Associates have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $74K per year. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Netsmart Technologies, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach $100K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Project Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $100K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know SQL; slightly more than a fifth consider it a key competency. Employees also tend to know C#, Microsoft SQL Server, and ASP.NET.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A large number of respondents report having health insurance, and almost all survey participants report having dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are a casual working environment, life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.