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

An Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer earns an average salary of $77,015 per year.
Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Total Pay (?
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$54,508 - $103,124
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $77,015
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Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Total Pay (?
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$19.98 - $70.66
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$54,508 - $103,124  
   
Bonus
$207.57 - $12,225  
Profit Sharing
$974 - $10,766  
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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$55,345 - $111,092  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,072
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.98 - $70.66  
   
Overtime
$19.57 - $61.60  
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
$207.57 - $12,225  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $4,069  
Profit Sharing
$974 - $10,766  
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).
)
$55,345 - $111,092  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,072
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San Francisco
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New York
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Los Angeles
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National Average
$79,000
Chicago
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Java/J2EE
up arrow 9%
C
up arrow 7%
Linux
up arrow 6%
UNIX
up arrow 5%
C++
up arrow 4%
JavaScript
up arrow 2%
Java
up arrow 1%
National Average
$79,000
SQL
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C#
up arrow 3%
HTML
up arrow 3%
Oracle
up arrow 3%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%
.NET
up arrow 5%
ASP.NET
up arrow 5%
PHP
up arrow 7%

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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: 61% employee benefits None: 10%
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