The average pay for a Mid-Career Senior Software Engineer is $102,207 per year. A skill in Python is associated with high pay for this job.

$76,212 - $140,167
(Median)
$76K
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$140K
MEDIAN: $102,207
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$38.18 - $82.63
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MEDIAN: $54.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$76,212 - $140,167  
   
Bonus
$1,253 - $19,340  
Profit Sharing
$620 - $19,731  
Commission
$22,500  
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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$77,489 - $149,554  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6,253
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$38.18 - $82.63  
   
Hourly Tips
$20.00  
Overtime
$31.26 - $68.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,253 - $19,340  
   
Commission
$22,500  
Profit Sharing
$620 - $19,731  
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).
)
$77,489 - $149,554  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 234
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Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

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Java
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C programming Language
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JavaScript
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Linux
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C++ Programming Language
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Java/J2EE
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National Average
$107,000

C++
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SQL
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C#
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 759 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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