A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with C++ skills earns an average salary of $99,026 per year.

$72,424 - $133,457
(Median)
$72K
$99K
$130K
MEDIAN: $99,025
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$33.69 - $82.10
(Median)
$34
$55
$82
MEDIAN: $55.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$72,424 - $133,457  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,595  
Profit Sharing
$987 - $14,143  
Commission
$0.00  
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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$73,917 - $145,917  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,816
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$33.69 - $82.10  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $76.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,595  
   
Commission
$0.00  
Profit Sharing
$987 - $14,143  
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).
)
$73,917 - $145,917  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 84
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$103,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 311 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
medical benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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