The average pay for a Software Developer with UNIX skills is $72,243 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.

$52,703 - $111,021
$53K
$72K
$110K
MEDIAN: $72,243
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$15.59 - $58.17
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MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,703 - $111,021  
   
Bonus
$498.57 - $12,447  
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $10,000  
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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$50,229 - $121,302  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 388
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.59 - $58.17  
   
Overtime
$29.59 - $55.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$498.57 - $12,447  
   
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $10,000  
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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$50,229 - $121,302  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 53

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $73,461

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Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 65%

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$73,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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