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Senior Web Programmer Salary

Average Senior Web Programmers in the United States make around $71K per year. Cash earnings for Senior Web Programmers — including $12K in bonuses and $10K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $48K to $116K depending on individual performance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.
$47,115 - $101,296
(Median)
47K
59K
71K
88K
100K
MEDIAN: $71,178
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$21.00 - $85.00
(Median)
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49
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MEDIAN: $49.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,115 - $101,296  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $11,693  
Profit Sharing
$507 - $10,186  
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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$47,929 - $116,309  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 155
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$21.00 - $85.00  
   
Overtime
$27.65 - $51.97  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $11,693  
   
Profit Sharing
$507 - $10,186  
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).
)
$47,929 - $116,309  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Job Description for Senior Web Programmer

  • Write code to generate web pages, access databases and business logic servers.
  • Work with with designers and content producers.
  • Test and document software for web sites.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for web sites.

Common Career Paths for Senior Web Programmer


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Senior Web Programmers' salaries can rise greatly for those who assume a higher-end position such as a Senior Software Engineer. Senior Software Engineers get paid an average $93K per year.

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Popular Skills for Senior Web Programmer


Senior Web Programmers seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, facility with Java, e-Commerce, and SQL are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 22 percent, 11 percent, and 10 percent, respectively. At the other end of the pay range are skills like HTML. Most people skilled in Web Development are similarly competent in SQL and HTML. Most people who know JavaScript also know HTML.

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Experience Affects Senior Web Programmer Salaries


National Average
$74,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Senior Web Programmer Salaries

Java
up arrow 22%

e-Commerce
up arrow 11%

SQL
up arrow 10%

PHP
up arrow 7%

JavaScript
up arrow 3%

Web Development
up arrow 2%

National Average
$74,000

HTML
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 15%