Experienced Software Development Manager Salary

Average pay for Experienced Software Development Managers is more than reasonable, with annual salaries pushing past the six-figure mark ($125K). Cash earnings for Experienced Software Development Managers — including $25K in bonuses and $20K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $97K to $169K depending on individual performance. Geographic location and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. There are far more male Experienced Software Development Managers survey respondents than women, making up 89 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Software Development Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$94,213 - $155,564
$94K
$120K
$160K
MEDIAN: $124,650
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$38.63 - $99.55
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MEDIAN: $46.17
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$0$169K
Salary $94,213 - $155,564
Bonus $2,924 - $24,616
Profit Sharing $1,163 - $20,363
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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$96,724 - $169,017
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,051
Hourly Data $0$99
Hourly Rate $38.63 - $99.55
Overtime $-0.50 - $74.10
Annual Data $0$169K
Bonus $2,924 - $24,616
Profit Sharing $1,163 - $20,363
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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$96,724 - $169,017
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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Pay for Experienced Software Development Managers is best at Amazon.com Inc, which offers a median salary of $151K. However, the highest reported salaries don't seem to be much higher than the lowest ones; the pay range here runs from $119K to $180K.

Oracle Corp. doles out the lowest salaries in town — median pay is $130K — not to mention workers can only make as much as $175K and scope of pay is rather limited.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $131,107

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Home to some of the best pay for Experienced Software Development Managers, San Jose offers exceptional salaries, 44 percent above the national average. Experienced Software Development Managers will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+24 percent), New York (+18 percent), Seattle (+14 percent), and Boston (+11 percent). Trailing the national average by 7 percent, Los Angeles is the market with the smallest paychecks. Employers also pay below the national average in Minneapolis (7 percent lower) and Atlanta (6 percent lower).

Key Stats for Software Development Manager

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 158 votes.
10-19 years
81%
20 years or more
19%
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Skills That Affect Software Development Manager Salaries

▲5%

National Average
$131,000

▼1%




▼1%

C++
▼2%


▼4%


SQL
▼6%

ASP.NET Framework
▼7%


C#
▼9%

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 158 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None: 5%
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