Senior Developer salary in United States

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

Average base salary


Most common benefits

Cash bonus
$5,000per year
Commuter Assistance
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The average salary for a senior developer is $99,344 per year in the United States and $5,000 cash bonus per year.2.8k salaries reported, updated at January 13, 2022.

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Highest paying cities for Senior Developers in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $126,579 per year
    104 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $121,529 per year
    42 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $117,696 per year
    68 salaries reported
  1. Washington, DC
    $117,411 per year
    59 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $115,755 per year
    65 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $110,239 per year
    41 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $109,121 per year
    78 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $101,338 per year
    67 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $89,841 per year
    77 salaries reported
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Where can a Senior Developer earn more?

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Most common benefits for Senior Developers

  • Commuter assistance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid sick time
  • Gym membership
  • 401(k) matching
  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • AD&D insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Dental insurance
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Salary satisfaction

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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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