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After discovering the most helpful skills, we moved onto what kind of education might be helpful in becoming a senior .net developer. We found that 73.9% of senior .net developers have graduated with a bachelor's degree and 22.2% of people in this position have earned their master's degrees. While most senior .net developers have a college degree, you may find it's also true that generally it's impossible to be successful in this career with only a high school degree. In fact, our research shows that one out of every ten senior .net developers were not college graduates.
The senior .net developers who went onto college to earn a more in-depth education generally studied computer science and electrical engineering, while a small population of senior .net developers studied computer engineering and information technology.
Once you're ready to become a senior .net developer, you should explore the companies that typically hire senior .net developers. According to senior .net developer resumes that we searched through, senior .net developers are hired the most by Deloitte, Pwc, and Motion Recruitment. Currently, Deloitte has 528 senior .net developer job openings, while there are 132 at Pwc and 90 at Motion Recruitment.
But if you're interested in companies where you might earn a high salary, senior .net developers tend to earn the biggest salaries at Venable, Cambridge Associates, and Koch Industries. Take Venable for example. The median senior .net developer salary is $149,290. At Cambridge Associates, senior .net developers earn an average of $135,551, while the average at Koch Industries is $134,534. You should take into consideration how difficult it might be to secure a job with one of these companies.
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If you earned a degree from the top 100 educational institutions in the United States, you might want to take a look at IBM, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Accenture. These three companies have hired a significant number of senior .net developers from these institutions.
In general, senior .net developers fulfill roles in the professional and technology industries. While employment numbers are high in those industries, the senior .net developer annual salary is the highest in the finance industry with $106,638 as the average salary. Meanwhile, the technology and health care industries pay $101,850 and $101,224 respectively. This means that senior .net developers who are employed in the finance industry make 12.5% more than senior .net developers who work in the insurance Industry.