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How much does a C++ Developer make in the United States?

Average base salary
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1.9k salaries reported, updated at May 21, 2020
$103,204
per year
The average salary for a c++ developer is $103,204 per year in the United States.
Most common benefits
  • Stock options
  • On-site gym
  • Paid sick time
  • Commuter assistance
  • 401(k)

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for C++ developers

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earn +20.19% more

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 1.25% since 2018. C++ Developers with this skill earn +20.19% more than the average base salary, which is $103,204 per year.

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Most common benefits for C++ Developers

  • Stock options
  • On-site gym
  • Paid sick time
  • Commuter assistance
  • 401(k)
  • Health savings account
  • Food provided
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Gym membership
  • Dental insurance

Salary satisfaction

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75% of C++ developers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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