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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Irvine, California

Senior Software Engineers in Irvine, Calif. who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up about three in five of Senior Software Engineers in Irvine. Pay fluctuates from $76K to $126K per year, but expected earnings average $96K per year. Total cash compensation for Irvine Senior Software Engineers runs from $76K to $126K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $15K and profit sharing that can reach almost $5K. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$73,719 - $117,873
(Median)
$74K
$96K
$120K
MEDIAN: $96,308
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90%

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$30.20 - $86.16
(Median)
$30
$45
$86
MEDIAN: $45.00
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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
$73,719 - $117,873  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,899  
Profit Sharing
$3,523 - $5,291  
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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$76,135 - $125,805  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 115
National Hourly Rate 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$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$30.20 - $86.16  
   
Overtime
$48.87 - $71.00  
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.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,899  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,523 - $5,291  
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).
)
$76,135 - $125,805  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Irvine, California Salaries

Experienced
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Late-Career
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National Average
$99,000

Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 6%