Average Computer Programmer Salary

Average Computer Programmer Salary

$64,187
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$41k
MEDIAN
$64k
90%
$99k

The average salary for a Computer Programmer is $64,187

Base Salary
$41k - $99k
Bonus
$207 - $11k
Profit Sharing
$293 - $20k
Commission
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$39k - $101k
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What Do Computer Programmers Do?

Computer Programmer Tasks
  • Work with designers and content producers.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for server applications.
  • Write code to create multi-threaded, networked server applications.
  • Use source debuggers, program dumps, and performance monitoring tools.
  • Test and document software for server applications.
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Job Satisfaction for Computer Programmer

3.8 out of 5
(210)
Highly Satisfied
18Reviews
Based on 210 responses, the job of Computer Programmer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.78 out of 5. On average, Computer Programmers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
83.6%
Female
15.3%
Prefer to self-define
1.1%
This data is based on 737 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

77%

Dental

61%

Vision

52%

None

22%