Senior Web Programmer Salary

Senior Web Programmers who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up more than two-thirds of Senior Web Programmers. Pay fluctuates from $51K to $129K per year, but expected earnings average $79K per year. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Most Senior Web Programmers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 83 percent of Senior Web Programmers are male. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$50,144 - $130,270
$50K
$88K
$130K
MEDIAN: $87,500
10%
50%
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$0$130K
Salary $50,144 - $130,270
Bonus $204.26 - $19,574
Profit Sharing $4,500
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$50,441 - $129,975
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

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Job Description for Senior Web Programmer

  • Test and document software for web sites.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for web sites.
  • Write code to generate web pages, access databases and business logic servers.
  • Work with with designers and content producers.

Common Career Paths for Senior Web Programmer


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Senior Web Programmers might see a strong upturn in salary after transitioning into upper-level roles such as Senior Software Engineer, a seemingly popular career choice. People currently working in the latter position report a noticeably higher median income of $94K per year.

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Popular Skills for Senior Web Programmer


Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, facility with Web Development, Java, and e-Commerce are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 22 percent, 17 percent, and 14 percent, respectively. Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML. Most people experienced in JavaScript also know SQL and HTML.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Web Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Web Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Web Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 28 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Web Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Senior Web Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 19 salaries. A Senior Web Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $122,000 based on 8 salaries.

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Key Stats for Senior Web Programmer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Senior Web Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
▲58%

▲14%

National Average
$78,000

▼7%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Skills That Affect Senior Web Programmer Salaries


Java
▲17%

e-Commerce
▲13%

SQL
▲4%

PHP
▲1%

National Average
$78,000

▼3%

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 17%
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