$73,522
Avg. Salary
$27.58
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,949

Bonus

$4,924

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Computer Software Engineer, Applications is $27.58 per hour.

The average pay for a Computer Software Engineer, Applications is $73,522 per year.

10%
$16.34
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$27.58
50%
$51.56
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MEDIAN $27.58
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$51k
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$74k
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$116k
90%
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MEDIAN $73,521
$50,918 - $116,229
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MEDIAN: $73,521
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$16.34 - $51.56
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$0$118K
Salary $50,918 - $116,229
Bonus $962 - $11,871
Profit Sharing $587 - $45,302
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$47,217 - $118,663
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 327
Hourly Data $0$64
Hourly Rate $16.34 - $51.56
Overtime $1.64 - $64.11
Annual Data $0$118K
Bonus $962 - $11,871
Profit Sharing $587 - $45,302
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$47,217 - $118,663
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for Computer Software Engineer, Applications

Computer software engineers of applications develop information systems and design and develop computer programs, primarily by writing computer codes and installing software. They may be responsible for ensuring that their company's computer security programs are up-to-date, and are often required to customize existing web-based software. Working with outside vendors to test and approve products may also be necessary.

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Computer Software Engineer, Applications Tasks
  • Work with designers and content producers.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
  • Test and document software for client applications.

Common Career Paths for Computer Software Engineer, Applications


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Computer Software Applications Engineers often transition into Senior Software Engineer positions, for which compensation tends to be much higher. On average, Senior Software Engineers earn $94K per year.

Computer Software Engineer, Applications Job Listings

Popular Skills for Computer Software Engineer, Applications


Survey results imply that Computer Software Applications Engineers deploy a substantial tool kit of skills at work. Most notably, facility with PL/SQL, Oracle, and .NET are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 29 percent, 27 percent, and 21 percent, respectively. Skills that pay less than market rate include C++ Programming Language, HTML, and JavaScript. Most people skilled in C++ are similarly competent in C# and HTML.

Pay by Experience Level for Computer Software Engineer, Applications

Pay by Experience for a Computer Software Engineer, Applications has a positive trend. An entry-level Computer Software Engineer, Applications with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 128 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Computer Software Engineer, Applications with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Computer Software Engineer, Applications which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 32 salaries. A Computer Software Engineer, Applications with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 12 salaries.

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Key Stats for Computer Software Engineer, Applications

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Computer Software Engineer, Applications Salaries

▲34%

Late-Career
▲27%

▲8%

National Average
$73,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Computer Software Engineer, Applications Salaries

PL/SQL
▲23%

Oracle
▲21%

▲15%

C#
▲6%

ASP.NET
▲6%

C++
▲5%


National Average
$73,000

UNIX
▼2%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼3%


SQL
▼5%

▼6%

▼8%

▼11%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 15%