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Senior developer salary in United States

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

Average base salary

Cash bonus
$3,350per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a senior developer is $98,788 per year in the United States and $3,350 cash bonus per year.2.8k salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2022

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Top companies for Senior Developers in United States

  1. Charles Schwab
    1,520 reviews5 salaries reported
    $162,572per year
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Highest paying cities for Senior Developers near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $115,040 per year
    89 salaries reported
  2. Washington, DC
    $113,433 per year
    53 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $107,671 per year
    74 salaries reported
  1. San Diego, CA
    $106,422 per year
    13 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $104,197 per year
    85 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $103,350 per year
    74 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $103,162 per year
    91 salaries reported
  2. Charlotte, NC
    $101,356 per year
    53 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $101,332 per year
    129 salaries reported
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Where can a Senior Developer earn more?

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Most common benefits for Senior Developers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 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
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 279 ratings

71% of Senior Developers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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