The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer at Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp is $86,812 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$71,506 - $102,895
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MEDIAN: $86,811
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$71,506 - $102,895  
   
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$73,319 - $104,508  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
$89,000


Experienced
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Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
$89,000

Java/J2EE
up arrow 1%

C#
up arrow 6%

ASP.NET
up arrow 6%

.NET
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 7%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 7%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 9%

Java
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PL/SQL
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Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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