Computer Programmer with COBOL -- IBM Skills Salary

Computer Programmers with COBOL -- IBM skills tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — between two-thirds and three-fourths have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $43K to $134K per year, median earnings come to $76K annually. A strong majority get medical and dental insurance, and the larger part get vision plans, too. Job satisfaction for Computer Programmers with COBOL -- IBM skills is high. The vast majority of Computer Programmers with COBOL -- IBM skills (81 percent) survey respondents are men. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$43,288 - $118,723
$43K
$76K
$120K
MEDIAN: $75,944
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$19.84 - $48.83
$30
MEDIAN: $30.00
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$0$133K
Salary $43,288 - $118,723
Bonus $0.00 - $49,833
Profit Sharing $1,700
Total Pay (?
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$42,802 - $133,955
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 40
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $30.00
Annual Data $0$133K
Bonus $0.00 - $49,833
Profit Sharing $1,700
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$42,802 - $133,955
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for Computer Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Computer Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Computer Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Computer Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Computer Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 13 salaries. A Computer Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 20 salaries.

Key Stats for Computer Programmer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
46%
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Experience Affects Computer Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

National Average
$75,000

Experienced
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼16%

Entry-Level
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
46%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 17%
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