Gaming Software Engineer / Programmer Salary

The average pay for a Gaming Software Engineer / Programmer is $64,453 per year.

$39,732 - $90,604
(Median)
$40K
$64K
$91K
MEDIAN: $64,453
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Salary
$39,732 - $90,604  
   
Bonus
$500  
Profit Sharing
$2,225  
Total Pay (?
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$40,720 - $89,396  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Job Description for Gaming Software Engineer / Programmer

  • Write code that provides real-time interactive response under varying system and network conditions.
  • Test and document software.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for games, including personal computer, console, networked, and online multiplayer.

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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