Software Developer with PHP Skills Salary

Software Developers with PHP skills can expect wages of $63K annually on average. With some bonuses approaching $10K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $15K, overall incomes of Software Developers with PHP skills spread between $40K and $98K depending on individual performance. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career duration. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and a majority earn dental coverage. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$43,875 - $92,641
$44K
$64K
$93K
MEDIAN: $63,887
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$14.90 - $45.96
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$0$96K
Salary $43,875 - $92,641
Bonus $259.12 - $9,672
Profit Sharing $483.39 - $9,123
Total Pay (?
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$40,537 - $96,982
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 712
Hourly Data $0$132
Hourly Rate $14.90 - $45.96
Overtime $22.41 - $132.13
Annual Data $0$96K
Bonus $259.12 - $9,672
Profit Sharing $483.39 - $9,123
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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$40,537 - $96,982
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 128

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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 $59,000 based on 581 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 $73,000 based on 200 salaries. An experienced Software Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 103 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 $88,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $63,164

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

With a pay rate for Software Developers with PHP skills that is 67 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Software Developers with PHP skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Seattle (+49 percent), Chicago (+25 percent), San Diego (+23 percent), and Boston (+21 percent). Software Developers with PHP skills' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Software Developers with PHP skills in Cincinnati bring in salaries that are 31 percent lower than the national average. Employers in Omaha and Oklahoma City also lean toward paying below-median salaries (28 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 172 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

Late-Career
▲40%

▲29%

▲16%

National Average
$63,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 172 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 19%
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