Average Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with Linux Skills Salary

$109,572
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,226
Bonus
$4,936
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The average salary for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with Linux skills is $109,572.
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$79k
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$110k
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$148k
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$79k - $148k
Bonus
$1k - $21k
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$800 - $25k
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$80k - $160k
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What Do Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmers Do?

Popular Employer Salaries for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

The top respondents for the job title Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer are from the companies Cisco Systems Inc, Raytheon Co. and Lockheed Martin Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $143,666. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Cisco Systems Inc and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., earning around $138,416 and $130,624, respectively. SAP America, Inc. pays the lowest at around $99,302. Lockheed Martin Corp and Raytheon Co. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $106,117 and $117,916, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmers?

Skills that pay less than market rate include .NET, Java, SQL, C# Programming Language and JavaScript.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmers?

An entry-level Sr. 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 $70,000 based on 5 salaries. An early career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,975 based on 111 salaries. A mid-career Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,262 based on 287 salaries. An experienced Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $113,069 based on 423 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $119,307.
Employees with Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 34.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (18.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (16.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (12.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (5.4% less) and Austin, Texas (3.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,044 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.5%
Early Career
10.6%
Mid Career
27.5%
Experienced
40.5%
Late Career
20.9%