How much does a Senior Game Programmer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Senior Game Programmer in the United States is $45 as of November 29, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $40 and $51. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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SimVentions, Inc - Glassdoor ✪ 4.6 - Stratford , VA
The Senior Systems Test Engineer will provide system test support of real-time weapon systems. This ... S. military, and we take pride in our ability to provide relevant, game-changing solutions to our ...
Appcast Agency - 17 days ago
SimVentions, Inc - Glassdoor ✪ 4.6 - Warrenton , VA
Provide senior software engineering in an Agile development environment as part of a team ... S. military, and we take pride in our ability to provide relevant, game-changing solutions to our ...
Appcast Agency - 72 days ago
IDS International - Arlington , VA
The Senior Developer will replicate different websites and social media platforms to be used for ... video games, and back end API architecture. * In addition to creating new software, improve and ...
LinkedIn - 14 days ago
Idexcel - Herndon , VA
Full Stack Developer to build game-changing solutions for our customers. Candidate must have the technical chops to ensure we are building compelling, customer-oriented solutions in an agile ...
LinkedIn - 25 days ago
CarLotz - Richmond , VA
As a Senior Backend Developer working for the CarLotz Product Engineering team, you will focus on ... Experience with game development using tools like Unity or Unreal Engine * Experience with ...
LinkedIn - 66 days ago
Sr. Programmer Analyst/ Senior Mobile App Developer - Local Candidates On Board Companies Hiring a ... Gaming development experience Job Responsibilities * Develop, enhance and implement the hybrid apps ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Senior Game Programmer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Senior Game Programmer ranges from $40 to $51 with the average hourly pay of $45. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $45 to $55 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $50.

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