$82,978
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,928

Profit Sharing

$2,928

The average salary for a Late-Career Computer Programmer is $86,515 per year. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job.

$56,698 - $129,156
$57K
$83K
$130K
MEDIAN: $82,978
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$20.01 - $79.73
$20
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$0$149K
Salary $56,698 - $129,156
Bonus $490 - $20,238
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $60,795
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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$52,355 - $149,160
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 285
Hourly Data $0$79
Hourly Rate $20.01 - $79.73
Hourly Tips $2.00
Overtime $12.16 - $59.18
Annual Data $0$149K
Bonus $490 - $20,238
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $60,795
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).
)
$52,355 - $149,160
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 55

Job Description for Computer Programmer

Computer programmers work in a wide range of industries, but generally in offices as salaried employees who code or write computer software and write, design, debug, troubleshoot, and maintain source code related to various computer programs. They also ensure that all source code is written in programming languages that can be understood by the computer so that programs can then be used by end-users. They may also customize computer programs which were purchased from vendors.

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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.

Computer Programmer Job Listings

Key Stats for Computer Programmer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Computer Programmer Salaries

Java
▲17%

.NET
▲13%

HTML
▲12%

Linux
▲10%

UNIX
▲10%

C++ Programming Language
▲8%

JavaScript
▲8%

SQL
▲8%

COBOL
▲7%

COBOL -- IBM
▲7%

C# Programming Language
▲6%

C++
▲4%

National Average
$85,000

Microsoft SQL Server
▼5%

C#
▼6%

ASP.NET
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 19%