Entry-Level Java Programmer Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Java Programmers sits in the ballpark of $60K annually. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 85 percent of Entry-Level Java Programmers are male. Though the majority of Entry-Level Java Programmers do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Most enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to just under a half. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$39,840 - $87,636
$40K
$60K
$88K
MEDIAN: $59,929
10%
50%
90%

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$19.83 - $41.26
$35
MEDIAN: $34.90
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$39,840 - $87,636  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,175  
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
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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$40,335 - $90,459  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 66
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$34.90  
   
Overtime
$34.50  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,175  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
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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$40,335 - $90,459  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Key Stats for Java Programmer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Java Programmer Salaries

Java/J2EE
▲7%

C++ Programming Language
▲5%

National Average
$61,000

Java
▼2%

C++
▼5%

SQL
▼8%

C# Programming Language
▼14%

.NET
▼14%

C#
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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