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Developer salary in United States

How much does a Developer make in the United States?

Average base salary

Estimated take-home pay: $84,416 
Average $99,123
Low $59,971
High $163,834
Cash bonus
$3,000per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a developer is $99,123 per year in the United States and $3,000 cash bonus per year.9.9k salaries reported, updated at November 29, 2023

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Top companies for Developers in United States

  1. Oracle
    7,030 reviews6 salaries reported
    $139,635per year
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Highest paying cities for Developers near United States

  1. Boston, MA
    $116,378 per year
    109 salaries reported
  2. Seattle, WA
    $112,289 per year
    109 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $108,623 per year
    222 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $103,412 per year
    329 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $103,233 per year
    736 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $93,639 per year
    66 salaries reported
  1. Las Vegas, NV
    $78,815 per year
    65 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $72,845 per year
    165 salaries reported
  3. Austin, TX
    $71,843 per year
    299 salaries reported
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Where can a Developer earn more?

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Most common benefits for Developers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,078 ratings

56% of Developers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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