SENIOR PROGRAMMER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$95,000
$72,000
Min 10%
$95,000
Median 50%
$125,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Evertec
Highest Paying City
Foster City, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a senior programmer make?
The national average salary for a Senior Programmer in the U.S. is $95,258 annually or $45.8 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $125,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $72,000 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Programmers. Some of the states with the best Senior Programmer salaries are Washington, California, Nevada, Oregon, and Montana. The typical employment for a Senior Programmer is 3.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Programmer
$73,086

Average Senior Programmer Salary By Company

Senior Programmers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Programmers. Evertec and Eisai are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Smith Hanley Associates and American International Group report highly competitive salaries for Senior Programmers.

Average Senior Programmer Salary By Location

Senior Programmers in the United States of America make on average $95,258 a year or $45.8 per hour. Senior Programmers make the most in Foster City, CA at about $110,820 per year. Not only that, Foster City, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $75,000. Some of the states with the best Senior Programmer salaries are Washington, California, Nevada, Oregon, Montana, Hawaii, and Idaho. Vermont, Florida, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Foster City, CA
$110,820
2
Bothell, WA
$107,060
3
New York, NY
$94,349
4
Jersey City, NJ
$94,298
5
Waltham, MA
$92,922

Average Senior Programmer Salary By Industry

Wages for Senior Programmers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Pharmaceutical companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Programmers. Technology companies pay Senior Programmers an average salary of $98,410, Pharmaceutical companies pay $97,641, and Hospitality companys come in at $96,077. The average salary for Senior Programmers in the Internet industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $89,161.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$98,410
2
Pharmaceutical
$97,641
3
Hospitality
$96,077
4
Manufacturing
$95,615
5
Professional
$95,524

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Programmer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/04/2019
$71,202
Gateway Classic Cars
Senior Programmer
09/30/2019
$60,000
Robert Half Technology
Senior Programmer
09/25/2019
$120,000
Murray Resources
Senior Programmer
07/31/2019
$100,000
06/10/2019
$97,056
Randstad
Senior Programmer
06/05/2019
$83,480
Syneos Health, LLC
Senior Statistical Programmer
03/25/2019
$93,500
Indivior, Inc.
Senior Statistical Programmer
03/22/2019
$119,646
Truminds Technologies, Inc.
Senior Statistical Programmer
03/22/2019
$67,828
Syneos Health, LLC
Senior Statistical Programmer
03/22/2019
$93,500
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