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The average developer software salary in District of Columbia, United States is $116,368 or an equivalent hourly rate of $56. This is 14% higher (+$14,615) than the average developer software salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $5,202. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
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An entry level developer software (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $93,404. On the other end, a senior level developer software (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $140,995.

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Job Description
Research, design, develop, and test operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software for medical, industrial, military, communications, aerospace, business, scientific, and general computing applications. Set operational specifications and formulate and analyze software requirements. May design embedded systems software. Apply principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis.

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