Experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary

Experienced Software Engineers can expect to earn an average of $83K annually. In the world of Experienced Software Engineers, total cash compensation can vary between $57K and $127K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $17K and $10K, respectively. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Male Experienced Software Engineers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Software Engineers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$58,247 - $118,244
(Median)
$58K
$83K
$120K
MEDIAN: $82,523
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50%
90%

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$16.68 - $63.62
(Median)
$17
$30
$64
MEDIAN: $29.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$58,247 - $118,244  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,400  
Profit Sharing
$503 - $10,137  
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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$56,876 - $127,425  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 523
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.68 - $63.62  
   
Overtime
$16.90 - $67.95  
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 - $17,400  
   
Profit Sharing
$503 - $10,137  
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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$56,876 - $127,425  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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Skills That Affect Experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Linux
up arrow 7%

C
up arrow 5%

Java
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 3%

UNIX
up arrow 3%

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

National Average
$84,000

C#
up arrow 1%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

Oracle
up arrow 1%

.NET
up arrow 2%

ASP.NET
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 3%

HTML
up arrow 3%

VB.Net
up arrow 14%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 109 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 11%
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