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Programmer salary in United States

How much does a Programmer make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $59,945
Low $33,505
High $107,251
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a programmer is $59,945 per year in the United States. 2.8k salaries reported, updated at December 5, 2023

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Top companies for Programmers in United States

  1. Infosys
    15,781 reviews81 salaries reported
    $96,538per year
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Highest paying cities for Programmers near United States

  1. Miami, FL
    $128,042 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Jersey City, NJ
    $122,609 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $119,436 per year
    13 salaries reported
  1. Albuquerque, NM
    $99,324 per year
    24 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $98,436 per year
    39 salaries reported
  3. Pittsburgh, PA
    $86,976 per year
    10 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $73,733 per year
    49 salaries reported
  2. Fort Wayne, IN
    $60,314 per year
    23 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $58,827 per year
    8 salaries reported
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Where can a Programmer earn more?

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Most common benefits for Programmers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 439 ratings

60% of Programmers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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