Average Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$76,273
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,000
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Atlanta, Georgia is $76,273.
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$52k
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MEDIAN $76,273
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Salary
$52k - $102k
Bonus
$2k - $12k
Profit Sharing
$972 - $12k
Total Pay
$51k - $109k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

An entry-level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,314 based on 7 salaries. An early career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,232 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,282 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,863 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $89,623.
Employees with Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 43.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (29.5% more) and New York, New York (13.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 122 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.7%
Early Career
54.1%
Mid Career
19.7%
Experienced
10.7%
Late Career
9.8%