The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Princeton, New Jersey is $100,988 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Linux, C, and C++. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

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$71,991 - $128,740  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 39

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About Princeton, New Jersey

Mercer County, New Jersey
28,940
Male:
14,379 (49.7%)
Female:
14,561 (50.3%)
Princeton is a municipality with a borough form of government in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States, that was established in its current form on January 1, 2013, through the consolidation of the Borough of Princeton and Princeton Township. As of the 2010 United States Census, the municipality's population was 28,572, reflecting the former township's population of 16,265, along with the 12,307 in the former borough. Princeton was founded before the American Revolution and is best known as the location of Princeton University, located in the community since 1756. Although its association with the university is primarily what makes Princeton a college town, other important institutions in the area include the Institute for Advanced Study, Westminster Choir College, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton Theological Seminary, Opinion Research Corporation, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Siemens Corporate Research, SRI International, FMC Corporation, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Amrep,...
Princeton:
$116,875
New Jersey:
$72,062
$1,344
Princeton:
$760,800
New Jersey:
$319,900
4.6%

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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 8 votes.
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

National Average
$102,000

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Linux
up arrow 21%

C
up arrow 16%

C++
up arrow 12%

SQL
up arrow 1%

National Average
$102,000

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 3%

.NET
up arrow 4%

ASP.NET
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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