The average pay for a Software Developer with UNIX skills is $72,581 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$52,780 - $108,768
(Median)
$53K
$73K
$110K
MEDIAN: $72,580
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$16.57 - $56.83
(Median)
$17
$30
$57
MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,780 - $108,768  
   
Bonus
$503 - $12,695  
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $9,967  
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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$50,296 - $117,946  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 385
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.57 - $56.83  
   
Overtime
$29.59 - $55.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$503 - $12,695  
   
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $9,967  
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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$50,296 - $117,946  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $73,464

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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%

Experienced
up arrow 31%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$73,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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