Senior Software Engineer with Ruby on Rails Skills Salary

Generous salaries abound for Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills , with average pay above six figures ($116K) per year. In the world of Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills, total cash compensation can vary between $87K and $157K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $20K and $30K, respectively. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$86,497 - $148,926
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MEDIAN: $115,987
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$0$156K
Salary $86,497 - $148,926
Bonus $1,014 - $19,970
Profit Sharing $496.65 - $30,201
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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$86,746 - $156,816
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 406
Hourly Data $0$100
Hourly Rate $37.50 - $100.00
Overtime $37.00
Annual Data $0$156K
Bonus $1,014 - $19,970
Profit Sharing $496.65 - $30,201
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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$86,746 - $156,816
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $109,000 based on 108 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $122,000 based on 214 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $120,000 based on 152 salaries. A Senior Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $135,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $119,330

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills that is 20 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Seattle (+16 percent), New York (+9 percent), San Diego (+8 percent), and Baltimore (+6 percent). Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills in Dallas take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 32 percent less than the national average. Atlanta and Raleigh are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 30 percent lower and 11 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 74 votes.
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
$119,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 74 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 8%
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