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How much does a Python Developer make in the United States?

Average base salary
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2.1k salaries reported, updated at Jul 02, 2020
$118,846
per year
The average salary for a python developer is $118,846 per year in the United States and $5,000 cash bonus per year.
Additional compensation
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Cash bonus
$5,000
per year
Most common benefits
  • Commuter assistance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid sick time
  • Stock options
  • Unlimited paid time off

Where can a Python Developer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for python developers

Most recommended skill

Communication Skillsdimension-trending-icon

earn +8.31% more

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 26275.00% since 2018. Python Developers with this skill earn +8.31% more than the average base salary, which is $118,846 per year.

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CI/CD
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Most common benefits for Python Developers

  • Commuter assistance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid sick time
  • Stock options
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • 401(k)
  • Work from home
  • Food provided
  • Health insurance
  • Visa sponsorship
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance

Salary satisfaction

Based on 79 ratings

53% of Python developers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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