Senior Computer Programmer

Senior Computer Programmer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$87,000
$65,000
Min 10%
$87,000
Median 50%
$116,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Nike
Highest Paying City
Mountain View, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
5.6 years
How much does a senior computer programmer make?
Senior Computer Programmers in the US make on average $87,119 annually or $41.88 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $65,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $116,000. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Washington, District of Columbia, California, Massachusetts, and Connecticut are some of the states with the best Senior Computer Programmer salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Senior Computer Programmer is 5.6 years.
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Average Senior Computer Programmer Salary By Location

Senior Computer Programmers in the United States of America make on average $87,119 a year or $41.88 per hour. Mountain View, CA reports the highest Senior Computer Programmer salaries at $116,127 per year. Not only that, Mountain View, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $78,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Senior Computer Programmer salaries are Washington, District of Columbia, California, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. Arkansas, West Virginia, Vermont, North Dakota, and Wyoming are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Mountain View, CA
$116,127
2
McLean, VA
$99,431
3
Boston, MA
$97,344
4
Durham, NC
$96,398
5
Alpharetta, GA
$93,250

Average Senior Computer Programmer Salary By Company

Senior Computer Programmers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Companies like Nike or Science Applications International ... will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like P G& E and Headstrong also pay high salaries to their Senior Computer Programmers.

Average Senior Computer Programmer Pay By Industry

Wages for Senior Computer Programmers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Utilities companies, Technology companies, and Non Profits companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Computer Programmers. Utilities companies pay their Senior Computer Programmers the highest wages, averaging $92,932 per year. Technology companies and Non Profits companies pay well too, at $89,619 and $87,266, respectively. The types of companies that pay Senior Computer Programmers the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $82,036.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Utilities
$92,932
2
Technology
$89,619
3
Non Profits
$87,266
4
Finance
$83,943
5
Professional
$82,036

Recently Added Senior Computer Programmer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
New York City Board of Elections
Senior Computer Programmer
10/31/2019
$66,702
08/05/2019
$64,759