Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

A Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $83,797 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$63,432 - $119,398
$63K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $84,614
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50%
90%

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$21.85 - $75.50
$22
$38
$76
MEDIAN: $37.91
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$0$124K
Salary $63,432 - $119,398
Bonus $983 - $14,191
Profit Sharing $881 - $10,304
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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$63,462 - $124,580
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 313
Hourly Data $0$77
Hourly Rate $21.85 - $75.50
Overtime $15.46 - $77.57
Annual Data $0$124K
Bonus $983 - $14,191
Profit Sharing $881 - $10,304
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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$63,462 - $124,580
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 241 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $124,000 based on 29 salaries. A Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $137,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲58%

▲43%

▲12%

National Average
$87,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

▲7%



▲3%

SQL
▼0%

▼0%

National Average
$87,000

Java
▼1%


▼4%

ASP.NET
▼4%

▼4%

C#
▼8%

▼8%

C++
▼11%

C
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 7%
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