Late-Career Software Developer Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Software Developer earns an average salary of $86,940 per year. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job.
Late-Career Software Developer Salary (?
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$60,246 - $122,583
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $86,939
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Late-Career Software Developer Salary (?
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$29.09 - $90.87
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MEDIAN: $51.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,246 - $122,583  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,658  
Profit Sharing
$1,003 - $11,335  
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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$61,023 - $139,919  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 473
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$29.09 - $90.87  
   
Overtime
$34.18 - $145.44  
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.
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,658  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,003 - $11,335  
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).
)
$61,023 - $139,919  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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Pay Difference By Location

Boston
up arrow 32%
Detroit
up arrow 28%
Seattle
up arrow 27%
Houston
up arrow 18%
Atlanta
up arrow 18%
New York
up arrow 11%
Dallas
up arrow 9%
Chicago
up arrow 4%
Raleigh
up arrow 1%
National Average
$92,000
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Software Developer Salaries

Java
up arrow 13%
C++
up arrow 9%
UNIX
up arrow 7%
PL/SQL
up arrow 6%
Oracle
up arrow 5%
Linux
up arrow 5%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%
JavaScript
up arrow 1%
National Average
$92,000
.NET
up arrow 1%
C#
up arrow 5%
HTML
up arrow 5%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 5%
SQL
up arrow 6%
ASP.NET
up arrow 6%
VB.Net
up arrow 8%

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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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