Software Developer in Seattle Salary

A Software Developer in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $88,427 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C++ Programming Language, Linux, and MySQL. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$60,780 - $118,770
$61K
$88K
$120K
MEDIAN: $88,030
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$22.68 - $56.17
$23
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$56
MEDIAN: $33.33
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$0$124K
Salary $60,780 - $118,770
Bonus $1,476 - $19,380
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $20,307
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$60,021 - $124,277
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 399
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $22.68 - $56.17
Overtime $50.30
Annual Data $0$124K
Bonus $1,476 - $19,380
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $20,307
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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$60,021 - $124,277
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer

Pay by Experience for a Software Developer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Developer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 340 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Developer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 105 salaries. An experienced Software Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $107,000 based on 62 salaries. A Software Developer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $106,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working in Seattle?

Software Developer in Seattle:
Pros: Beautiful surroundings, big city atmosphere, spring/summer, sports teams, tech hub.
Cons: Seasonal depression, dark and rain can be taxing,

Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

▲20%

Late-Career
▲20%

▲17%

National Average
$89,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries


▲14%

▲12%

▲10%

C++
▲8%


▲3%


National Average
$89,000

SQL
▼1%

▼5%

▼5%

▼8%

▼8%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼8%

C#
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 9%
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