Experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (United States)

An Experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer earns an average salary of $81,466 per year. A skill in UNIX is associated with high pay for this job.
Experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Total Pay (?
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$56,487 - $113,006
(Median)
56K
68K
81K
98K
110K
MEDIAN: $81,466
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Experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Total Pay (?
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$17.14 - $66.13
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $34.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,487 - $113,006  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,580  
Profit Sharing
$515 - $9,635  
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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$55,929 - $120,906  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 704
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.14 - $66.13  
   
Overtime
$23.27 - $66.99  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,580  
   
Profit Sharing
$515 - $9,635  
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).
)
$55,929 - $120,906  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 704
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Pay Difference By Location

Seattle
up arrow 34%
San Francisco
up arrow 30%
New York
up arrow 13%
Austin
up arrow 10%
National Average
$83,000
Houston
up arrow 5%
Denver
up arrow 14%
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Skills That Affect Experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 10%
C
up arrow 8%
Oracle
up arrow 8%
Linux
up arrow 7%
C++
up arrow 4%
Java
0%
ASP.NET
0%
National Average
$83,000
JavaScript
up arrow 1%
C#
up arrow 2%
.NET
up arrow 2%
SQL
up arrow 5%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 5%
HTML
up arrow 5%
VB.Net
up arrow 11%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 14%

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Gender

Female
12%
female alumni
 
Male
88%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 12%
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