Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with Microsoft SQL Server Skills Salary

Senior Software Engineers with Microsoft SQL Server skills see excellent average salaries — about $97K annually. In the world of Senior Software Engineers with Microsoft SQL Server skills, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $15K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $20K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $71K and $140K. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$70,006 - $127,870
$70K
$97K
$130K
MEDIAN: $97,118
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$32.31 - $91.92
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$92
MEDIAN: $59.50
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$0$140K
Salary $70,006 - $127,870
Bonus $1,000 - $14,819
Profit Sharing $507 - $19,933
Commission $3,052
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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$71,414 - $140,334
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,232
Hourly Data $0$91
Hourly Rate $32.31 - $91.92
Hourly Tips $2.75
Overtime $1.43 - $73.97
Annual Data $0$140K
Bonus $1,000 - $14,819
Commission $3,052
Profit Sharing $507 - $19,933
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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$71,414 - $140,334
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 118

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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 $84,000 based on 157 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 $94,000 based on 450 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 $104,000 based on 619 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 $106,000 based on 184 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $100,842

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Senior Software Engineers with Microsoft SQL Server skills that is 25 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Senior Software Engineers with Microsoft SQL Server skills will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+25 percent), New York (+23 percent), Dallas (+14 percent), and Atlanta (+11 percent). Richmond ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 14 percent below the national average. Employers in Omaha and St. Louis also lean toward paying below-median salaries (12 percent lower and 5 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 249 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲5%

▲3%

National Average
$101,000

▼6%

Entry-Level
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 249 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 11%
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