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The average salary for a Computer Programmer with Java skills is $64,834.
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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 that pay less than market rate include HTML, JavaScript, C++ Programming Language, C# Programming Language and SQL.

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 $54,452 based on 119 salaries. An early career Computer Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,142 based on 258 salaries. A mid-career Computer Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,896 based on 90 salaries. An experienced Computer Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,818 based on 73 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $97,384.
Employees with Computer Programmer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 38.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (23.1% more) and Columbus, Ohio (13.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (22.9% less), Seattle, Washington (15.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (7.5% less).

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