Late-Career Software Developer Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Software Developer earns an average salary of $86,587 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java and C++.
Late-Career Software Developer Total Pay (?
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$59,670 - $121,865
(Median)
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100K
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MEDIAN: $86,587
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Late-Career Software Developer Total Pay (?
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$28.91 - $90.82
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $51.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,670 - $121,865  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,572  
Profit Sharing
$993 - $13,702  
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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$60,296 - $137,561  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 540
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$28.91 - $90.82  
   
Overtime
$34.31 - $112.50  
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 - $14,572  
   
Profit Sharing
$993 - $13,702  
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).
)
$60,296 - $137,561  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 540
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Pay Difference By Location

Boston
up arrow 31%
Seattle
up arrow 29%
Atlanta
up arrow 19%
Houston
up arrow 18%
New York
up arrow 12%
Dallas
up arrow 9%
Chicago
up arrow 4%
National Average
$91,000
Raleigh
up arrow 13%
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Software Developer Salaries

Java
up arrow 14%
C++
up arrow 10%
UNIX
up arrow 10%
Oracle
up arrow 6%
PL/SQL
up arrow 6%
Linux
up arrow 1%
Microsoft SQL Server
0%
National Average
$91,000
.NET
up arrow 2%
JavaScript
up arrow 3%
C#
up arrow 5%
SQL
up arrow 5%
ASP.NET
up arrow 6%
HTML
up arrow 6%
VB.Net
up arrow 9%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 10%

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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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