Late-Career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary

Median pay for Late-Career Software Engineers lies in the neighborhood of $84K per year. Cash earnings for Late-Career Software Engineers — including $12K in bonuses and $15K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $61K to $124K depending on individual performance. For the most part, Late-Career Software Engineers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Male Late-Career Software Engineers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$61,316 - $112,140

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$25.96 - $98.87

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$61,316 - $112,140  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,080  
Profit Sharing
$503 - $14,899  
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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$60,659 - $124,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 128
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$25.96 - $98.87  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,080  
   
Profit Sharing
$503 - $14,899  
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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$60,659 - $124,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Java
up arrow 13%

UNIX
up arrow 7%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET
up arrow 7%

VB.Net
up arrow 5%

C
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 1%

C#
0%

C++
0%

National Average
$87,000

Linux
up arrow 1%

Oracle
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 3%

JavaScript
up arrow 9%

HTML
up arrow 11%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 15%
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