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Late-Career Computer Programmer Salary

The average salary for a Late-Career Computer Programmer is $73,904 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Java, C++, and UNIX.
$47,416 - $107,141
(Median)
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90K
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MEDIAN: $73,903
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$18.98 - $78.35
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $35.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,416 - $107,141  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,616  
Profit Sharing
$1,221 - $3,931  
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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$48,090 - $117,163  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 188
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$18.98 - $78.35  
   
Overtime
$30.52 - $67.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,616  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,221 - $3,931  
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).
)
$48,090 - $117,163  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Computer Programmer Salaries

Java
up arrow 23%

C++
up arrow 11%

UNIX
up arrow 11%

Oracle
up arrow 8%

VB.Net
0%

National Average
$75,000

.NET
up arrow 2%

COBOL -- IBM
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 3%

COBOL
up arrow 3%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 3%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 5%

HTML
up arrow 5%

ASP.NET
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 7%

C#
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 17%