Average Computer Programmer Salary in St. Louis, Missouri

$66,486
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Computer Programmer in St. Louis, Missouri is $66,486.
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$45k
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$66k
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$90k
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What Do Computer Programmers Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Computer Programmers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Computer Programmers?

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 $62,431 based on 5 salaries. An early career Computer Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,734 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Computer Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,516 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Computer Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,347 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,000.
Employees with Computer Programmer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 19.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (8.2% more) and Dallas, Texas (4.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (8.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (6.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 37 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.5%
Early Career
32.4%
Mid Career
21.6%
Experienced
16.2%
Late Career
16.2%