Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

The majority of Atlanta Senior Software Engineers — more than half — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $70K to $124K per year, and the median is $90K annually. In the world of Senior Software Engineers in Atlanta, Ga., overall income ranges from $70K near the bottom to $124K at the top; this can include more than $14K from bonuses and more than $6K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Senior Software Engineers in Atlanta, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Male Atlanta Senior Software Engineers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$66,954 - $114,930
(Median)
$67K
$90K
$110K
MEDIAN: $90,169
10%
50%
90%

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$36.15 - $77.20
(Median)
$36
$53
$77
MEDIAN: $52.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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
Salary
$66,954 - $114,930  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,437  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $5,617  
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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$69,631 - $124,084  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 309
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$36.15 - $77.20  
   
Overtime
$35.00 - $65.00  
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$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,437  
   
Profit Sharing
$970 - $5,617  
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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$69,631 - $124,084  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%


National Average
$93,000


Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

JavaScript
up arrow 10%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 9%

VB.Net
up arrow 7%

C++
up arrow 5%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 5%

ASP.NET
up arrow 4%

C#
up arrow 2%

.NET
up arrow 2%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 1%

HTML
0%

National Average
$93,000

Java
up arrow 1%

SQL
up arrow 1%

Oracle
up arrow 1%

Linux
up arrow 1%

C
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 11%
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