An Experienced Computer Programmer earns an average salary of $78,286 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are C++ Programming Language and Java.

$51,043 - $116,386
(Median)
$51K
$78K
$120K
MEDIAN: $78,285
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90%

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$17.47 - $78.91
(Median)
$17
$35
$79
MEDIAN: $34.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,043 - $116,386  
   
Bonus
$48.48 - $20,180  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,205  
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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$49,994 - $121,222  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 311
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$17.47 - $78.91  
   
Overtime
$10.14 - $96.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$48.48 - $20,180  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,205  
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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$49,994 - $121,222  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Skills That Affect Computer Programmer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 11%

Java
up arrow 10%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 7%

JavaScript
up arrow 5%

Linux
up arrow 5%

C++
up arrow 3%

.NET
up arrow 2%

National Average
$79,000

C#
up arrow 1%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

SQL
up arrow 3%

HTML
up arrow 3%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 3%

ASP.NET
up arrow 5%

VB.Net
up arrow 5%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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