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

Senior Software Engineers in Atlanta can expect to earn a very comfortable salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $100K) surpassing six figures annually. In the world of Senior Software Engineers in Atlanta, Ga., total cash compensation can vary between $73K and $135K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $18K and $60K, respectively. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Atlanta Senior Software Engineers who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 87 percent. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$71,868 - $122,152
$72K
$100K
$120K
MEDIAN: $99,525
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$38.63 - $91.92
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$92
MEDIAN: $57.29
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$0$134K
Salary $71,868 - $122,152
Bonus $1,250 - $18,367
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $59,598
Total Pay (?
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$72,857 - $134,765
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 176
Hourly Data $0$91
Hourly Rate $38.63 - $91.92
Overtime $45.00
Annual Data $0$134K
Bonus $1,250 - $18,367
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $59,598
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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$72,857 - $134,765
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 29 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 83 salaries. An experienced Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $112,000 based on 96 salaries. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $105,000 based on 29 salaries.

Key Stats for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲8%

▲1%

National Average
$104,000

▼5%

Entry-Level
▼8%

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

PHP
▲11%


▲7%


▲5%

▲3%

JavaScript
▲1%

SQL
▲1%

Oracle
▲1%

National Average
$104,000


▼2%

ASP.NET
▼5%

C++
▼6%

C#
▼7%

C
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 10%
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