Senior Software Engineer with Ruby on Rails Skills Salary

Compensation for Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills is generous, with average pay surpassing six figures annually ($117K). In the world of Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $20K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $30K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $87K and $158K. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Job satisfaction for Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$86,766 - $151,343
$87K
$120K
$150K
MEDIAN: $118,276
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$36.30 - $100
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$100
MEDIAN: $52.40
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$0$158K
Salary $86,766 - $151,343
Bonus $497 - $19,895
Profit Sharing $507 - $38,978
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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$86,665 - $158,670
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 400
Hourly Data $0$100
Hourly Rate $36.30 - $100
Overtime $37.00
Annual Data $0$158K
Bonus $497 - $19,895
Profit Sharing $507 - $38,978
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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$86,665 - $158,670
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $109,000 based on 108 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $122,000 based on 214 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $120,000 based on 152 salaries. A Senior Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $135,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $121,484

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 19 percent, Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Seattle (+15 percent), New York (+9 percent), San Diego (+8 percent), and Baltimore (+5 percent). Senior Software Engineers with Ruby on Rails skills in Dallas report much lower salaries than the rest of the country — 32 percent below the national average — proving that residence is a major factor in overall pay. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Atlanta (31 percent less) and Raleigh (11 percent less).

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 76 votes.
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

▼0%

National Average
$121,000

▼1%

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 76 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 9%