$59,661
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$1,532

Profit Sharing

$1,214

The average pay for a Computer Programmer with C++ Programming Language skills is $60,711 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$38,810 - $98,508
$39K
$60K
$99K
MEDIAN: $59,661
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50%
90%

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$12.12 - $50.13
$12
$22
$50
MEDIAN: $22.36
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$0$102K
Salary $38,810 - $98,508
Bonus $0.00 - $15,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $13,213
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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$35,308 - $102,137
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 458
Hourly Data $0$74
Hourly Rate $12.12 - $50.13
Hourly Tips $0.63
Overtime $12.08 - $74.50
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $0.00 - $15,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $13,213
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).
)
$35,308 - $102,137
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 122

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Computer Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Computer Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Computer Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 230 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Computer Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Computer Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 47 salaries. A Computer Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 27 salaries.

Key Stats for Computer Programmer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
Less than 1 year
24%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Computer Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
▲58%

Experienced
▲46%

Mid-Career
▲20%

National Average
$58,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
24%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 17%