The average pay for a Software Developer in Fairfax, Virginia is $73,755 per year. A skill in ASP. NET is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.

$49,463 - $105,468
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$49K
$74K
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MEDIAN: $73,754
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$49,463 - $105,468  
   
Bonus
$800  
Profit Sharing
$3,300  
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$49,234 - $116,749  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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About Fairfax, Virginia

Fairfax city, Virginia
23,507
Male:
11,638 (49.5%)
Female:
11,869 (50.5%)
Fairfax (/ˈfɛər.fæks/ FAIR-faks), colloquially Central Fairfax, Downtown Fairfax, Fairfax City, Historic Fairfax, or City of Fairfax, is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census the population was 22,565, which had risen to an estimated 24,013 as of 2015. The city of Fairfax is an enclave within Fairfax County. However, Fairfax County is a separate political entity. The city of Fairfax, and the area immediately surrounding the historical border of the city of Fairfax, also officially designated by Fairfax County as "Fairfax", comprise the county seat of Fairfax County. Situated in Northern Virginia, Fairfax is part of the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city is 17 miles (27 km) west of Washington, D.C. The Washington Metro's Orange Line serves Fairfax through its Vienna station. CUE Bus and Metrobus operate in Fairfax. George Mason University (GMU), Virginia's largest public institution, is located just outside...
Fairfax:
$100,584
Virginia:
$64,792
$1,671
Fairfax:
$462,800
Virginia:
$243,500
3.8%

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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 48%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$74,000


Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

ASP.NET
up arrow 31%

C#
up arrow 5%

.NET
up arrow 5%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 5%

JavaScript
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 1%

National Average
$74,000

Java
up arrow 16%

SQL
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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