Experienced Computer Software Engineer, Systems Software Salary

Six-figure salaries are the norm for Experienced Computer Software Systems Engineers , with median pay hovering around $99K per year. Most Experienced Computer Software Systems Engineers are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$75,657 - $124,856
$76K
$99K
$120K
MEDIAN: $98,885
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$75,657 - $124,856  
   
Bonus
$760 - $7,891  
Profit Sharing
$28,500  
Total Pay (?
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$75,170 - $131,171  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 48
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Key Stats for Computer Software Engineer, Systems Software

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
10-19 years
79%
20 years or more
21%
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Skills That Affect Computer Software Engineer, Systems Software Salaries

Python
▲26%

C
▲17%

Java
▲3%

C++
▲1%

Linux
▲1%

National Average
$101,000

C++ Programming Language
▼1%

.NET
▼1%

SQL
▼6%

Visual Basic (VB)
▼7%

JavaScript
▼10%

C#
▼11%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼15%

UNIX
▼17%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼17%

Oracle
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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