Senior Software Specialist

Senior Software Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$109,000
$85,000
Min 10%
$109,000
Median 50%
$141,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Intuit
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does a senior software specialist make?
Senior Software Specialists in America make an average salary of $110,072 per year or $52.92 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $141,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $85,000 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. States with the highest Senior Software Specialist salaries include California, Washington, District of Columbia, Nevada, and Colorado. The typical tenure for a Senior Software Specialist is 4.0 years.

Average Senior Software Specialist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Software Specialist in the USA is $110,072 annually or $52.92 hourly. San Jose, CA reports the highest Senior Software Specialist salaries at $158,719 per year. Even an entry-level Senior Software Specialist makes $113,000 per year in San Jose, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Senior Software Specialist salaries are California, Washington, District of Columbia, Nevada, and Colorado. North Dakota, Maine, Vermont, Kentucky, and West Virginia have the lowest reported salaries for Senior Software Specialists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$158,719
2
Seattle, WA
$135,260
3
Austin, TX
$116,317
4
New York, NY
$116,306
5
Reston, VA
$112,118

Average Senior Software Specialist Salary By Company

Senior Software Specialists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Software Specialists are Professional companies and Technology companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Senior Software Specialists are Intuit and Concur Technologies. In addition, companies like Samsung Telecommunications America General and Sabre report highly competitive salaries for Senior Software Specialists.

Average Senior Software Specialist Pay By Industry

Senior Software Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Telecommunication companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Software Specialists. Retail companies pay their Senior Software Specialists the highest wages, averaging $122,722 per year. Telecommunication companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $112,724 and $112,550, respectively. At $101,655, the average salary for Senior Software Specialists in the Technology industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$122,722
2
Telecommunication
$112,724
3
Hospitality
$112,550
4
Energy
$112,144
5
Health Care
$110,586

Recently Added Senior Software Specialist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Senior Software Specialist
10/18/2019
$125,220