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Software Developer Salary in Seattle

A Software Developer in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $85,304 per year. A skill in UNIX is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$58,331 - $116,525
(Median)
$58K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $85,304
10%
50%
90%

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$20.67 - $66.38
(Median)
$21
$44
$66
MEDIAN: $44.00
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
$58,331 - $116,525  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,218  
Profit Sharing
$453.02 - $16,388  
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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$58,836 - $123,781  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 525
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.67 - $66.38  
   
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,218  
   
Profit Sharing
$453.02 - $16,388  
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).
)
$58,836 - $123,781  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 36

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer in Seattle, Washington

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Software Developer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$88,000


Skills That Affect Software Developer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 11%

up arrow 9%

C++
up arrow 5%

Java
up arrow 2%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

National Average
$88,000

SQL
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 4%

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 4%

up arrow 5%

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PHP
up arrow 6%

Python
up arrow 7%

C#
up arrow 8%

VB.Net
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 98 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 9%
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