Average Experienced Software Engineer with Java Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$116,188
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$1,500
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The average salary for an Experienced Software Engineer with Java skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $116,188.
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$89k
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$116k
90%
$152k
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$89k - $152k
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$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$90k - $173k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in C++ Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language, Python, SQL and JavaScript.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $76,682 based on 36 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,582 based on 175 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,800 based on 53 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $142,456.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 26.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (11.8% more) and New York, New York (9.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (7.5% less), San Diego, California (5.6% less) and Denver, Colorado (5.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 272 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.2%
Early Career
64.3%
Mid Career
19.5%
Late Career
2.9%