A Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $76,864 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Total Pay (?
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$57,110 - $110,683
(Median)
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92K
110K
MEDIAN: $76,864
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Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Total Pay (?
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$12.08 - $75.49
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $42.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,110 - $110,683  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,691  
Profit Sharing
$989 - $11,000  
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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$57,471 - $113,797  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 316
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $75.49  
   
Overtime
$20.35 - $48.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,691  
   
Profit Sharing
$989 - $11,000  
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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$57,471 - $113,797  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 316
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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 51%
Experienced
up arrow 40%
National Average
$78,000

Skills That Affect Software Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Python
up arrow 9%
JavaScript
up arrow 6%
UNIX
up arrow 5%
SQL
up arrow 1%
ASP.NET
0%
National Average
$78,000
C#
up arrow 1%
Java
up arrow 2%
Linux
up arrow 2%
.NET
up arrow 3%
C++
up arrow 3%
HTML
up arrow 3%
C
up arrow 5%
Oracle
up arrow 5%
PL/SQL
up arrow 6%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 57 votes.
Gender
Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 3%
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