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The average lead computer programmer salary in Alabama, United States is $103,135 or an hourly rate of $50. This is 4% lower (-$4,597) than the average lead computer programmer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $4,837.
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Entry Level Salary


Senior Level Salary
An entry level lead computer programmer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $77,536. On the other end, a senior level lead computer programmer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $126,430.
Job Description
Create, modify, and test the code, forms, and script that allow computer applications to run. Work from specifications drawn up by software developers or other individuals. May assist software developers by analyzing user needs and designing software solutions. May develop and write computer programs to store, locate, and retrieve specific documents, data, and information.

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