Entry-Level Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia is $78,941 per year.

$60,056 - $102,624
$60K
$79K
$100K
MEDIAN: $78,941
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50%
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$26.50 - $39.16
$34
MEDIAN: $34.39
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,056 - $102,624  
   
Bonus
$604 - $12,164  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $10,067  
Total Pay (?
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$60,165 - $106,245  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 232
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$34.39  
   
Overtime
$15.32 - $80.54  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$604 - $12,164  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $10,067  
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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$60,165 - $106,245  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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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
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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
11%
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Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

Python
▲3%

C programming Language
▲3%

Linux
▲2%

C++ Programming Language
▲1%

Ruby on Rails
▲1%

National Average
$80,000

Java
▼1%

JavaScript
▼1%

SQL
▼3%

C# Programming Language
▼3%

HTML
▼4%

.NET
▼5%

C++
▼10%

C#
▼11%

C
▼12%

ASP.NET
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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