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Sr. Computer Software Engineer, Applications Salary with UNIX skills

Senior Applications Software Engineers with UNIX skills can expect to earn a very comfortable salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $105K) surpassing six figures annually. A large number enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Male Senior Applications Software Engineers with UNIX skills far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. Though the majority of Senior Applications Software Engineers with UNIX skills do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$80,777 - $133,902
MEDIAN: $104,921

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$80,777 - $133,902  
$0.00 - $17,500  
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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).
$82,885 - $149,413  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 59

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Experience Affects Sr. Computer Software Engineer, Applications with UNIX skills Salaries

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National Average

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.


19 %
81 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 8%