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Programmer salary in United States

How much does a Programmer make in the United States?

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The average salary for a programmer is $69,193 per year in the United States. 1.8k salaries reported, updated at September 13, 2022

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Top companies for Programmers in United States

  1. Bank of America
    31,486 reviews17 salaries reported
    $147,699per year
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Highest paying cities for Programmers near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $80,273 per year
    41 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $76,009 per year
    37 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $75,160 per year
    40 salaries reported
  1. Minneapolis, MN
    $73,488 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $71,840 per year
    47 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $70,783 per year
    50 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $70,662 per year
    30 salaries reported
  2. Orlando, FL
    $67,453 per year
    51 salaries reported
  3. Warren, MI
    $65,659 per year
    7 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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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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