A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $118,867 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$81,105 - $149,443
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MEDIAN: $118,867
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$49.67 - $101.86
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MEDIAN: $80.47
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$81,105 - $149,443  
   
Bonus
$1,546 - $24,832  
Profit Sharing
$979 - $14,899  
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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$82,569 - $161,751  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 229
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$49.67 - $101.86  
   
Overtime
$55.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,546 - $24,832  
   
Profit Sharing
$979 - $14,899  
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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$82,569 - $161,751  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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

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

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Key Stats for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
045
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries



National Average
$124,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

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

.NET
up arrow 10%


Linux
up arrow 8%


Python
up arrow 5%



up arrow 1%

Java
0%

SQL
0%

National Average
$124,000

C++
up arrow 6%

C#
up arrow 8%

ASP.NET
up arrow 9%

C
up arrow 10%

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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