The average pay for an Entry-Level Software Developer in San Francisco, California is $98,409 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are SQL, C++ Programming Language, and Linux.

$60,924 - $127,583
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$19.87 - $97.87
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,924 - $127,583  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $19,576  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
Total Pay (?
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$60,609 - $136,065  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 156
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$19.87 - $97.87  
   
Overtime
$66.00  
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $19,576  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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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$60,609 - $136,065  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About San Francisco, California

San Francisco County, California
864,816
Male:
439,752 (50.8%)
Female:
425,064 (49.2%)
San Francisco (SF) (/sæn frənˈsɪskoʊ/), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California and the only consolidated city-county in California. San Francisco is about 46.9 square miles (121 km2) in area. It is located on the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula. It is the smallest county in the state. It has a density of about 18,451 people per square mile (7,124 people per km2), making it the most densely settled large city (population greater than 200,000) in the state of California and the second-most densely populated major city in the United States after New York City. San Francisco is the fourth-most populous city in California, after Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Jose, and the 13th-most populous city in the United States—with a Census-estimated 2015 population of 864,816. The city and its surrounding areas are known as the San...
San Francisco:
$92,094
California:
$64,500
$1,659
San Francisco:
$941,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

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Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
14%
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Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

SQL
up arrow 15%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 13%

Linux
up arrow 10%

Python
up arrow 8%

JavaScript
up arrow 7%

MySQL
up arrow 5%

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 4%

Java
0%

National Average
$100,000

HTML
up arrow 4%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET
up arrow 12%

C#
up arrow 13%

C++
up arrow 20%

PHP
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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