Average Computer Programmer Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$68,774
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,035
Bonus
$500
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The average salary for a Computer Programmer in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $68,774.
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$39k
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$69k
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MEDIAN $68,774
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Salary
$39k - $120k
Bonus
$0 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$35k - $127k

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Job Description for Computer Programmer

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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Popular Skills for Computer Programmer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Computer Programmer

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 $59,322 based on 13 salaries. An early career Computer Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,658 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Computer Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,786 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Computer Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,601 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,000.
Employees with Computer Programmer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 11.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (1.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (15.2% less), Columbus, Ohio (12.5% less) and Los Angeles, California (6.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 51 survey responses.
Entry Level
25.5%
Early Career
31.4%
Mid Career
17.6%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
9.8%