A Senior Software Engineer in Fairfax, Virginia earns an average salary of $114,978 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$85,179 - $140,311
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$85,179 - $140,311  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,552  
Profit Sharing
$9,592  
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$86,952 - $141,524  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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About Fairfax, Virginia

Fairfax city, Virginia
23,507
Male:
11,638 (49.5%)
Female:
11,869 (50.5%)
Fairfax (/ˈfɛər.fæks/ FAIR-faks), colloquially Central Fairfax, Downtown Fairfax, Fairfax City, Historic Fairfax, or City of Fairfax, is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census the population was 22,565, which had risen to an estimated 24,013 as of 2015. The city of Fairfax is an enclave within Fairfax County. However, Fairfax County is a separate political entity. The city of Fairfax, and the area immediately surrounding the historical border of the city of Fairfax, also officially designated by Fairfax County as "Fairfax", comprise the county seat of Fairfax County. Situated in Northern Virginia, Fairfax is part of the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city is 17 miles (27 km) west of Washington, D.C. The Washington Metro's Orange Line serves Fairfax through its Vienna station. CUE Bus and Metrobus operate in Fairfax. George Mason University (GMU), Virginia's largest public institution, is located just outside...
Fairfax:
$100,584
Virginia:
$64,792
$1,671
Fairfax:
$462,800
Virginia:
$243,500
3.8%

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
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5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$117,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Java
0%

National Average
$117,000

JavaScript
up arrow 3%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 11%

HTML
up arrow 14%

C#
up arrow 16%

ASP.NET
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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