Late-Career Software Developer Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Software Developer earns an average salary of $86,825 per year. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job.
Late-Career Software Developer Total Pay (?
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$59,513 - $120,805
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $86,825
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Late-Career Software Developer Total Pay (?
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$26.79 - $92.11
(Median)
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,513 - $120,805  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,623  
Profit Sharing
$990 - $11,836  
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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$59,997 - $134,350  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 544
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$26.79 - $92.11  
   
Overtime
$34.45 - $77.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,623  
   
Profit Sharing
$990 - $11,836  
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).
)
$59,997 - $134,350  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 544
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Pay Difference By Location
Boston
up arrow 32%
Seattle
up arrow 26%
Atlanta
up arrow 19%
Houston
up arrow 15%
Dallas
up arrow 12%
New York
up arrow 7%
Chicago
up arrow 5%
National Average
$91,000
Denver
up arrow 4%
Raleigh
up arrow 15%
Pittsburgh
up arrow 27%
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Software Developer Salaries

Java
up arrow 12%
C++
up arrow 8%
UNIX
up arrow 7%
Oracle
up arrow 4%
PL/SQL
up arrow 3%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%
Linux
up arrow 1%
National Average
$91,000
.NET
up arrow 2%
C#
up arrow 4%
SQL
up arrow 5%
ASP.NET
up arrow 5%
HTML
up arrow 6%
VB.Net
up arrow 8%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 10%
JavaScript
up arrow 10%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 127 votes.
Gender
Female
22%
female alumni
 
Male
78%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 17%
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