Software Developer in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

Pay for Software Developers in Atlanta sits in the ballpark of $72K annually. Overall cash earnings of Software Developers in Atlanta, Ga. stretch from $55K near the bottom to $103K at the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $10K each from bonuses and profit sharing. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$55,481 - $96,453
$55K
$72K
$96K
MEDIAN: $72,414
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$20.50 - $59.75
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MEDIAN: $29.56
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,481 - $96,453  
   
Bonus
$993 - $9,824  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,863  
Total Pay (?
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$55,007 - $102,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 240
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.50 - $59.75  
   
Overtime
$69.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$993 - $9,824  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,863  
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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$55,007 - $102,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
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Popular Employer Salaries for Software Developer


General Motors Corporation offers the lowest pay in the field with a median salary of just $64K. There's also little variation in pay at the company, with pay ranging from $56K to $90K.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer

Pay by Experience for a Software Developer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Developer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 194 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Developer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Software Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 32 salaries. A Software Developer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $106,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

▲46%

▲36%

▲11%

National Average
$72,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries


▲8%

▲5%



National Average
$72,000

Python
▼1%

C#
▼2%

▼2%

ASP.NET
▼2%

▼4%

Linux
▼4%

SQL
▼6%

C++ Programming Language
▼6%

C++
▼9%

MySQL
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 10%
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