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

Senior Software Engineers with Microsoft SQL Server skills tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — nearly three in five have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $70K to $127K per year, median earnings come to $90K per year. Total incomes of Senior Software Engineers with Microsoft SQL Server skills incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $14K from bonuses and close to $15K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $70K and $127K. Geographic location and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$68,198 - $116,753

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$35.21 - $83.04

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$68,198 - $116,753  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,098  
Profit Sharing
$509 - $15,413  
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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$69,613 - $127,286  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,245
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$35.21 - $83.04  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $76.44  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,098  
   
Profit Sharing
$509 - $15,413  
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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$69,613 - $127,286  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 115
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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with Microsoft SQL Server skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average beginner in this position makes around $80K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $89K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $98K in this role. Respondents who boast more than 20 years of experience can't seem to boast paychecks reflecting that extensive experience, though; veteran Senior Software Engineers with Microsoft SQL Server skills report making only $94K on average.

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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with Microsoft SQL Server skills Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$93,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 309 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 10%
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