Average Computer Programmer with Linux Skills Salary

$71,002
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,931
Bonus
$2,750
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The average salary for a Computer Programmer with Linux skills is $71,002.
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Salary
$40k - $105k
Bonus
$118 - $20k
Profit Sharing
$688 - $5k
Total Pay
$37k - $111k

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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 JavaScript, C++ Programming Language, SQL, 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 $47,212 based on 39 salaries. An early career Computer Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,368 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Computer Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,936 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Computer Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,436 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,984.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Computer Programmer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 40.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (36.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (9.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Seattle, Washington (32.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 180 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.7%
Early Career
37.2%
Mid Career
18.3%
Experienced
17.2%
Late Career
5.6%