$68,084
Avg. Salary
$26.02
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,500

Bonus

$2,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Computer Programmer is $26.02 per hour.

The average pay for a Computer Programmer is $68,084 per year.

$14.71
10%
$26.02
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$52.85
90%
MEDIAN $26.02
$47k
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$68k
50%
$94k
90%
MEDIAN $68,084
$47,457 - $94,315
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MEDIAN: $68,084
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$0$99K
Salary $47,457 - $94,315
Bonus $96.68 - $10,096
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $17,224
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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$44,453 - $99,074
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 657
Hourly Data $0$87
Hourly Rate $14.71 - $52.85
Overtime $14.50 - $87.00
Annual Data $0$99K
Bonus $96.68 - $10,096
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $17,224
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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$44,453 - $99,074
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 110

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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Key Stats for Computer Programmer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 90 votes.
5-9 years
77%
10-19 years
23%

Skills That Affect Computer Programmer Salaries

ASP.NET Framework
▲7%

JavaScript
▲5%

Java
▲5%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲5%

C++
▲3%

.NET
▲3%

C++ Programming Language
▲3%

C# Programming Language
▲1%

Oracle
▲1%

SQL
▼0%

HTML
▼0%

PL/SQL
▼0%

National Average
$68,000

C#
▼1%

ASP.NET
▼3%

PHP
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 18%