A Ruby Software Developer / Programmer earns an average salary of $75,030 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Web Development and MySQL. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$48,670 - $119,048
(Median)
$49K
$75K
$120K
MEDIAN: $75,030
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$12.12 - $76.54
(Median)
$12
$32
$77
MEDIAN: $31.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,670 - $119,048  
   
Bonus
$294.79 - $14,641  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$46,516 - $123,506  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 242
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$12.12 - $76.54  
   
Overtime
$52.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$294.79 - $14,641  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$46,516 - $123,506  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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Job Description for Ruby Software Developer / Programmer

Ruby software developers and programmers perform functions such as designing, installing, maintaining, testing, and debugging a variety of software systems using the Ruby programming language. In general, they work within the information technology (IT) department of larger companies, helping the broader business be more efficient and effective by providing software solutions.

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Ruby Software Developer / Programmer Tasks

  • Write code to generate web pages, access databases and business logic servers.
  • Work with with designers and content producers.
  • Test and document software for web sites.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for web sites.

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National Average: $74,557

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What is it like working as a Ruby Software Developer / Programmer?

Ruby Software Developer / Programmer in Boston:
"Hard to get your first job, but great."
Pros: I love that I get to build things, and the better I get the more empowered I am to freely create things.
Cons: You have to build people's stupid ideas in stupid ways, because they don't know any better.

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Experience Affects Ruby Software Developer / Programmer Salaries



National Average
$75,000


Skills That Affect Ruby Software Developer / Programmer Salaries

Web Development
up arrow 27%

MySQL
up arrow 17%

HTML
up arrow 8%

SQL
up arrow 6%

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 4%

JavaScript
0%

National Average
$75,000

Ruby
up arrow 1%

jQuery
up arrow 3%

Linux
up arrow 4%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 7%

PostgreSQL
up arrow 7%

UNIX
up arrow 9%

Git
up arrow 13%

HTML5
up arrow 28%

PHP
up arrow 34%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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