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

Just under three-fifths of Senior Software Engineers in Atlanta are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $69K to $125K per year, and the average comes out to $89K per year. Total cash compensation to Atlanta Senior Software Engineers bottoms out near $69K and approaches $125K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $14K from bonuses and almost $6K from profit sharing. Male Senior Software Engineers in Atlanta, Ga. far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The majority of Senior Software Engineers in Atlanta claim high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$66,463 - $114,761
(Median)
$66K
$89K
$110K
MEDIAN: $89,101
10%
50%
90%

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$38.71 - $79.73
(Median)
$39
$59
$80
MEDIAN: $58.00
10%
50%
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
$66,463 - $114,761  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,337  
Profit Sharing
$964 - $5,667  
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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$69,072 - $125,161  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 317
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$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$38.71 - $79.73  
   
Overtime
$35.00 - $65.00  
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 - $14,337  
   
Profit Sharing
$964 - $5,667  
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).
)
$69,072 - $125,161  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%


National Average
$92,000


Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

JavaScript
up arrow 12%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 8%

VB.Net
up arrow 8%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 6%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 5%

C++
up arrow 4%

ASP.NET
up arrow 3%

C#
up arrow 2%

.NET
up arrow 2%

HTML
0%

National Average
$92,000

Java
up arrow 1%

SQL
up arrow 1%

Oracle
up arrow 1%

Linux
up arrow 1%

C
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 12%
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