Mid-Career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer earns an average salary of $86,325 per year.
Mid-Career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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$62,857 - $115,144
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $86,324
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Mid-Career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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$33.81 - $79.61
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $51.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$62,857 - $115,144  
   
Bonus
$198.01 - $14,582  
Profit Sharing
$980 - $10,264  
Commission
$0.00 - $10,304  
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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$64,443 - $124,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 9,326
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$33.81 - $79.61  
   
Overtime
$19.27 - $72.89  
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.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$198.01 - $14,582  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $10,304  
Profit Sharing
$980 - $10,264  
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).
)
$64,443 - $124,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 663
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Linux
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C
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C++
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UNIX
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Java
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JavaScript
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National Average
$90,000
SQL
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Oracle
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HTML
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C#
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.NET
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VB.Net
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Visual Basic (VB)
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Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 9%