Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

The average Software Engineer in Atlanta, Ga. earns approximately $78K annually. Cash earnings of Software Engineers in Atlanta, Ga. can occasionally include $13K each in bonuses and profit sharing proceeds; this strong performance component causes pay grades to stretch from approximately $49K to almost $110K. Work is enjoyable for Software Engineers in Atlanta, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and more than half earn dental coverage. Atlanta Software Engineers who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 83 percent. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$50,845 - $104,718
$51K
$78K
$100K
MEDIAN: $77,665
10%
50%
90%

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$15.08 - $35.29
$27
MEDIAN: $27.40
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$0$110K
Salary $50,845 - $104,718
Bonus $515 - $12,605
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,416
Total Pay (?
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$49,194 - $110,232
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 64
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $27.40
Overtime $26.95
Annual Data $0$110K
Bonus $515 - $12,605
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,416
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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$49,194 - $110,232
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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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
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 45 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 9 salaries. A Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲12%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$78,000

Experienced
▼1%

▼8%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

HTML
▲18%

UNIX
▲18%

Linux
▲16%

MySQL
▲16%

Python
▲14%

.NET
▲12%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲12%

JavaScript
▲3%

SQL
▲3%

National Average
$78,000

Java
▼3%

C#
▼4%

C++ Programming Language
▼6%

C# Programming Language
▼7%

ASP.NET Framework
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 9%
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