Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer earns an average salary of $77,101 per year.
Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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$54,543 - $103,270
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $77,101
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Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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$19.88 - $70.86
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MEDIAN: $39.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$54,543 - $103,270  
   
Bonus
$197.62 - $12,216  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $10,498  
Commission
$0.00 - $4,069  
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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$55,341 - $111,229  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,787
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.88 - $70.86  
   
Overtime
$19.90 - $61.72  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$197.62 - $12,216  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $4,069  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $10,498  
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).
)
$55,341 - $111,229  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 160
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New York
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San Diego
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Los Angeles
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$79,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Java/J2EE
up arrow 8%
C
up arrow 7%
UNIX
up arrow 6%
Linux
up arrow 5%
C++
up arrow 4%
JavaScript
up arrow 2%
Java
up arrow 1%
National Average
$79,000
SQL
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PHP
up arrow 2%
C#
up arrow 3%
HTML
up arrow 3%
Oracle
up arrow 3%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%
.NET
up arrow 5%
ASP.NET
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 9%