Senior Software Programmer

Senior Software Programmer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$100,000
$75,000
Min 10%
$100,000
Median 50%
$132,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Aurora Medical Group
Highest Paying City
Oakland, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a senior software programmer make?
Senior Software Programmers in America make an average salary of $100,264 per year or $48.2 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $132,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $75,000 per year. Insurance companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. District of Columbia, Washington, California, New York, and Virginia are some of the states with the best Senior Software Programmer salaries in the US. The typical employment in the position spans 3.5 years.
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Average Senior Software Programmer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Software Programmer in the USA is $100,264 annually or $48.2 hourly. The city with the highest Senior Software Programmer salary is Oakland, CA at $130,734 per year. Not only that, Oakland, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $89,000. Some of the states with the best Senior Software Programmer salaries are District of Columbia, Washington, California, New York, Virginia, New Hampshire, and Colorado. Louisiana, Alaska, Mississippi, Montana, and Hawaii are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Oakland, CA
$130,734
2
Washington, DC
$127,076
3
New York, NY
$113,296
4
Englewood, CO
$107,062
5
Chesapeake, VA
$105,374

Average Senior Software Programmer Salary By Company

Senior Software Programmers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Senior Software Programmer jobs are in Insurance companies and Insurance companies. Aurora Medical Group and Nike are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Anacom or Intergraph, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Senior Software Programmers.

Average Senior Software Programmer Pay By Industry

Wages for Senior Software Programmers can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Retail companies, Telecommunication companies, and Health Care companies pay their Senior Software Programmers well. Retail companies pay Senior Software Programmers an average salary of $101,311, Telecommunication companies pay $99,931, and Health Care companys come in at $97,395. The types of companies that pay Senior Software Programmers the least are in the Technology industry, where the average annual salary is $94,275.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$101,311
2
Telecommunication
$99,931
3
Health Care
$97,395
4
Technology
$94,275

Recently Added Senior Software Programmer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half
Senior Software Programmer
11/27/2019
$110,000