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Senior Web Programmer Salary

Senior Web Programmers in the United States take home approximately $74K per year on average. Overall cash earnings for Senior Web Programmers stretch from $49K on the lower end to $116K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $12K from bonuses and $10K from profit sharing. A large number enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Senior Web Programmers who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 88 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$48,851 - $103,015
(Median)
$49K
$74K
$100K
MEDIAN: $73,540
10%
50%
90%

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$21.00 - $85.00
(Median)
$21
$41
$85
MEDIAN: $41.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,851 - $103,015  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,792  
Profit Sharing
$503 - $10,213  
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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$49,148 - $115,816  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 139
National Hourly Rate 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$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$21.00 - $85.00  
   
Overtime
$2.03 - $81.87  
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.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,792  
   
Profit Sharing
$503 - $10,213  
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).
)
$49,148 - $115,816  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | 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 often end up in upper-level roles like Senior Software Engineer. Senior Software Engineers bring home $93K annually on average.

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Popular Skills for Senior Web Programmer


Survey results suggest that Senior Web Programmers put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Java, e-Commerce, SQL, and JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 7 percent and 16 percent. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include HTML and PHP. Those proficient in Web Development are, more often than not, also skilled in SQL and HTML. The majority of those who know JavaScript also know HTML and SQL.

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Experience Affects Senior Web Programmer Salaries


National Average
$78,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Skills That Affect Senior Web Programmer Salaries

Java
up arrow 16%

e-Commerce
up arrow 9%

SQL
up arrow 7%

JavaScript
up arrow 3%

Web Development
up arrow 2%

National Average
$78,000

PHP
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 14%