Average Computer Programmer Salary in Columbus, Ohio

$60,173
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$1,350
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The average salary for a Computer Programmer in Columbus, Ohio is $60,173.
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MEDIAN $60,173
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Salary
$43k - $90k
Bonus
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$39k - $102k

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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 Java, JavaScript and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML 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 $49,250 based on 9 salaries. An early career Computer Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,851 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Computer Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,866 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $82,500.
Employees with Computer Programmer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 27.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (15.6% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (14.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (3.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 39 survey responses.
Entry Level
23.1%
Early Career
41.0%
Mid Career
17.9%
Late Career
17.9%