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Programmer Lead Computer Salary
in Sacramento, California

$122,272 (USD)

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The average pay for a Programmer Lead Computer is $122,272 a year and $59 an hour in Sacramento, California, United States. The average salary range for a Programmer Lead Computer is between $85,207 and $152,004. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Programmer Lead Computer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Sacramento, California.

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Job Summary

  • Aids in the adherence to planning, policies, practices, and personnel while overseeing a computer programming project or group of programmers.
  • Assigns, coordinates, and reviews work of programming personnel.
  • Plans, schedules, and directs preparation of programs to process data and solve problems by use of computers.
Programmer Lead Computer Job Prevalence in Sacramento, California, United States

Job family: Computer Programmers

Job family population: 247,690

Estimated population of Programmer Lead Computer jobs: 50,608

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Sacramento ( SAK-rə-MEN-toh; Spanish: [sakɾaˈmento]; Spanish for "sacrament") is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. Located at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in Northern California's Sacramento Valley, Sacramento's estimated 2018 population of 501,334 makes it the sixth-largest city in California and the ninth largest capital in the United States. Sacramento is the seat of the California Legislature and the Governor of California, making it the state's political center and a hub for lobbying and think tanks. Sacramento is also the cultural...

Programmer Lead Computer Job Listings for Sacramento, California

Lead QA Engineer / QA Manager
May 21
Davis, CA, USA
Engage3 is currently seeking a Quality Assurance Lead to join our software engineering team. If you ... Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, or equivalent work experience Personal Values and ...
Jun 25
Sacramento, United States
Direct Technology
At least three (3) years of that experience must have been in a lead capacity Performed system ... Computer Science or a related field. Resumes must contain clear evidence that the above ...
Transmission Line Engineer/Program Consultant
Jun 5
Sacramento, United States
Ampirical Solutions, LLC
Lead and participate in weekly or as needed project meetings * Take and publish meeting minutes ... Excellent computer system skills required for cost and schedule reporting (Excel, Word, and ...
Customer Engineer
Jun 13
Folsom, CA, USA
... analytics, computer vision, face analysis and SLAM (Simultaneous Localization and Mapping). You ... Soft Skills: * Excellent teamwork skills with a willingness to lead when necessary. * Good ...
Software Engineer (C# or C++)
Jun 10
Davis, CA, USA
AgreeYa Solutions
As you get comfortable, you will have the opportunity to lead development of key software ... Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other related engineering ...
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