Average Computer Programmer Salary in St. Louis, Missouri

$65,818
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Computer Programmer in St. Louis, Missouri is $65,818.
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$46k
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$66k
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$91k
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MEDIAN $65,818
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Salary
$46k - $91k
Bonus
$305 - $5k
Total Pay
$45k - $96k

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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, HTML and C# Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $63,873 based on 10 salaries. An early career Computer Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,542 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Computer Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,297 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $75,000.
Employees with Computer Programmer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 16.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (5.7% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (11.4% less), Los Angeles, California (2.8% less) and Chicago, Illinois (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Entry Level
26.3%
Early Career
34.2%
Mid Career
23.7%
Late Career
15.8%