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Programmer salary in United States

How much does a Programmer make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $58,520
Low $32,813
High $104,369
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a programmer is $58,520 per year in the United States. 1.8k salaries reported, updated at November 30, 2022

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Top companies for Programmers in United States

  1. Bank of America
    31,658 reviews14 salaries reported
    $147,221per year
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Highest paying cities for Programmers near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $80,139 per year
    43 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $78,632 per year
    41 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $78,543 per year
    36 salaries reported
  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $76,570 per year
    40 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $75,580 per year
    52 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $72,465 per year
    49 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $71,110 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. Fort Wayne, IN
    $50,510 per year
    18 salaries reported
  3. Cincinnati, OH
    $48,714 per year
    5 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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