Experienced Software Developer Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Experienced Software Developer is $82,165 per year.
Experienced Software Developer Salary (?
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$57,429 - $112,983
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $82,165
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Experienced Software Developer Salary (?
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$24.97 - $85.02
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $45.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,429 - $112,983  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,197  
Profit Sharing
$308.13 - $14,544  
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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$57,125 - $123,150  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,025
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$24.97 - $85.02  
   
Overtime
$29.59 - $77.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,197  
   
Profit Sharing
$308.13 - $14,544  
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).
)
$57,125 - $123,150  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 281
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Los Angeles
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Chicago
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Skills That Affect Experienced Software Developer Salaries

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C++
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Oracle
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UNIX
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National Average
$85,000
C#
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.NET
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Internet Information Server (IIS)
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PL/SQL
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ASP.NET
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Microsoft SQL Server
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SQL
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HTML
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Visual Basic (VB)
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VB.Net
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Gender

Female
15%
female alumni
 
Male
85%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 12%