Mid-Career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer earns an average salary of $72,455 per year.
Mid-Career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Total Pay (?
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$50,978 - $99,931
(Median)
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86K
100K
MEDIAN: $72,455
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Mid-Career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Total Pay (?
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$16.45 - $58.82
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $32.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,978 - $99,931  
   
Bonus
$98.99 - $10,350  
Profit Sharing
$519 - $9,834  
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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$50,396 - $106,020  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,722
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.45 - $58.82  
   
Overtime
$25.92 - $60.20  
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
$98.99 - $10,350  
   
Profit Sharing
$519 - $9,834  
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).
)
$50,396 - $106,020  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,722
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Pay Difference By Location
Palo Alto
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San Francisco
up arrow 23%
Minneapolis
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Boston
up arrow 10%
Los Angeles
up arrow 8%
Chicago
up arrow 3%
Atlanta
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Dallas
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Charlotte
0%
National Average
$74,000
Austin
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Houston
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Philadelphia
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Cleveland
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Linux
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UNIX
up arrow 3%
C
up arrow 2%
C++
up arrow 1%
Java
up arrow 1%
JavaScript
up arrow 1%
Oracle
up arrow 1%
National Average
$74,000
C#
up arrow 1%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%
.NET
up arrow 2%
ASP.NET
up arrow 2%
SQL
up arrow 3%
HTML
up arrow 3%
VB.Net
up arrow 7%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 9%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 11%
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