The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer with Java/J2EE skills is $108,417 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$79,372 - $141,599
$79K
$110K
$140K
MEDIAN: $108,417
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$42.83 - $96.22
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MEDIAN: $65.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$79,372 - $141,599  
   
Bonus
$1,216 - $18,859  
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $19,749  
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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$81,563 - $153,590  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,557
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$42.83 - $96.22  
   
Overtime
$14.68 - $81.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$1,216 - $18,859  
   
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $19,749  
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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$81,563 - $153,590  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 87

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $113,280

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 210 votes.
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$113,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 210 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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