Average Computer Programmer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$72,039
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$1,000
Bonus
$133
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The average salary for a Computer Programmer in Atlanta, Georgia is $72,039.
10%
$46k
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$72k
90%
$147k
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$46k - $147k
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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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What Are Popular Skills for Computer Programmers?

Skills in C# Programming Language and .NET are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include JavaScript, C++ Programming Language and Java.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Computer Programmers?

An entry-level Computer Programmer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $65,694 based on 5 salaries. An early career Computer Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,967 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Computer Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $106,150 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Computer Programmer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 10.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (5.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (14.8% less), Los Angeles, California (13.5% less) and Columbus, Ohio (8.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.0%
Early Career
56.0%
Experienced
24.0%