Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Microsoft C# and C++
Developer

United States Location

United States of America
Nationwide
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$84,138

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 10 Months

Raise +1 Year

$4,254 at 5.06%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 10 Months: $84,138 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $67,973 & $100,303; and, 5% of Jobs top $123,566.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$15,080 = minimum wage annual salary in the USA.

$187,699 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the USA at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $131,123
5% $123,566
10% $114,855
25% $100,303
33% $94,461
50% $84,138
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 10 Months Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $81,126 $87,150
25% $76,502 $91,774
33% $73,815 $94,461
50% $67,973 $100,303
67% $60,951 $107,324
95% $37,152 $131,123
Salary Average =

$84,138

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 10 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 10 Months $79,082 $5,056 at 6.39%
4 Years and 10 Months $84,138 $4,254 at 5.06%
5 Years and 10 Months $88,392 $3,672 at 4.15%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $50,458 at the low experience of 8 Months; $84,138 at the average experience of 4 Years and 10 Months; and, $98,404 at the top experience of 8 Years and 11 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

11 Years and 1 Month = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 8 Months $50,458 $12,636 at 25.04%
Average 4 Years and 10 Months $84,138 $4,254 at 5.06%
Top 8 Years and 11 Months $98,404 $2,583 at 2.62%

Qualifications

Description

This position involves application and system development and integration often focusing on enterprise application software, web applications, gaming, user interface, database modeling, image processing and/or mathematical computation.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Microsoft C#;
  • C++ or Visual C++;
  • Microsoft Windows,
    .Net Framework, Active Directory, Exchange Server, IIS, ISA Server, MFC, Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MSD), SharePoint, SMS, SQL Server, Windows 7, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows SDK, Windows Server, Windows Vista or Windows XP;
  • Developer,
    Analyst, Automate, Code, Customize, Design, Develop, Enhance, Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MSD), Modify, Programmer, Programmer Analyst, Revise, Software Developer, Software Engineer, Update or Write Code.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
Manager,
11% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
14% of job descriptions,
Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MA/MS in Information Technology, MA/MS in Information Science, Master of Arts Degree, Master of Science Degree or Ph.D.;
Microsoft ASP,
34% of job descriptions;
Microsoft SQL Server,
42% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Silverlight,
4% of job descriptions;
XML,
27% of job descriptions;
HTML,
12% of job descriptions;
Finance Industry,
24% of job descriptions,
Asset Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Financial, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street
with
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Financial Trading System,
16% of job descriptions,
Bloomberg, MarketData, Trading Application, Trading Platform, Trading Software, Trading Solution or Trading System;
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA,
20% of jobs;
Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, IL-IN-WI,
11% of jobs;
Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, CA,
9% of jobs.

Location

United States of America