A Senior Java Developer earns an average salary of $93,068 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.Pay goes up steadily as a this job becomes more experienced.
Senior Java Developer Total Pay (?
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$64,962 - $119,942
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $93,067
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Senior Java Developer Total Pay (?
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$39.06 - $87.84
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MEDIAN: $58.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$64,962 - $119,942  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,863  
Profit Sharing
$958 - $10,365  
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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$67,473 - $134,823  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 652
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$39.06 - $87.84  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $81.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,863  
   
Profit Sharing
$958 - $10,365  
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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$67,473 - $134,823  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 652
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A senior java developer must be highly skilled in the Java programming language. The job generally requires at least a bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field. Most of the time, a senior java developer will need at least five years of experience working with Java application development. Most employers expect the senior java developer to also have hands-on experience with other services such as Oracle, HTML, and Javascript.
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Senior Java Developer Tasks
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
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Pay Difference By Location
Washington
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San Francisco
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Denver
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Dallas
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Atlanta
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National Average
$98,000
Boston
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St. Louis
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Experience Affects Senior Java Developer Salaries

National Average
$98,000

Skills That Affect Senior Java Developer Salaries

Oracle
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Spring
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Hibernate
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Java/J2EE
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JavaScript
0%
National Average
$98,000
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
3%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 13%
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