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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Irvine, California

Senior Software Engineers in Irvine, Calif. who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up just under three-fifths of Irvine Senior Software Engineers. Pay fluctuates from $75K to $127K per year, but expected earnings average $96K annually. Cash earnings for Senior Software Engineers in Irvine — including $15K in bonuses and $5K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $75K to $127K depending on individual performance. Work is enjoyable for Irvine Senior Software Engineers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$73,151 - $118,460
(Median)
$73K
$96K
$120K
MEDIAN: $95,974
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50%
90%

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$30.20 - $86.16
(Median)
$30
$45
$86
MEDIAN: $45.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$73,151 - $118,460  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,758  
Profit Sharing
$3,523 - $5,291  
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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$75,299 - $126,791  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 108
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$30.20 - $86.16  
   
Overtime
$48.87 - $71.00  
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.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,758  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,523 - $5,291  
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).
)
$75,299 - $126,791  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Irvine, California Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$100,000

Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 6%
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