Computer Programmer with COBOL Skills Salary

Computer Programmers with COBOL skills tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — close to three-fifths have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $44K to $132K per year, median earnings come to $78K per year. A fair number enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little over a half. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. The majority of Computer Programmers with COBOL skills (68 percent) who took the survey are men. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$44,045 - $120,569
$44K
$78K
$120K
MEDIAN: $77,571
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50%
90%

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$14.30 - $73.41
$14
$29
$73
MEDIAN: $29.34
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$0$131K
Salary $44,045 - $120,569
Bonus $0.00 - $19,392
Profit Sharing $503
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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$43,884 - $131,743
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 63
Hourly Data $0$73
Hourly Rate $14.30 - $73.41
Hourly Tips $0.63
Overtime $23.90
Annual Data $0$131K
Bonus $0.00 - $19,392
Profit Sharing $503
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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$43,884 - $131,743
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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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 $47,000 based on 21 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 $68,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Computer Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 21 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 $92,000 based on 27 salaries.

Key Stats for Computer Programmer

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
36%
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Experience Affects Computer Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
$77,000

Mid-Career
▼12%

Entry-Level
▼39%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 20%
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