Entry Level Programmer Jobs

Entry Level Programmer Overview


Entry Level Programmers work closely with software developers and turn software designs into instructions that computers can follow. Duties typically entail updating and expanding existing systems, writing programs in a variety of computer languages, using code libraries, debugging errors and building computer-assisted software engineering tools. Some applications only take a few days to write while others can take up to a year to complete. Often, programmers work on OS X or Windows platforms.

Entry Level Programmer Education Requirements


Most employers require an Entry Level Programmer to have an associate or bachelor’s degree in computer science. While in school, aspiring programmers learn several computer languages. To keep up with the evolving technology, most computer programmers take continuing professional education classes to learn about upgrades to languages and new languages. Computer programmers can become certified in vendor-specific programming products. Often, companies will require programmers to be certified in the specific products that they use.

Entry Level Programmer Job Market


According to statistics, the need for computer programmers is expected to grow 8 percent through 2022. Most computer programmers work in computer system design in a variety of industries, such as health care and mobile technology. Businesses will also need computer programmers for the customization of software offered on the Internet. Electronic and other non-computer products will also require the need of computer programmers. Similar positions include GUI Programmer jobs.

Entry Level Programmer Salary


Statistics reveal that Entry Level Programmer jobs start at around $40,000, and most computer programmers work full time. As of May 2012, the median annual wage for this profession was $74,000, and the top 10 percent earned more than $115,000. Those with a bachelor’s degree and knowledge of a variety of programming languages have the best job prospects.
RSS

46 Entry Level Programmer jobs found on Monster.

Jobs 1 to 20 of 46
Healthpac, a Savannah Ga based corporation founded in 1981, is a national developer of healthcare practice management systems. One of the leaders in the industry, our award-winning PMS currently serves over 15,000 healthcare providers in 40+ states. We are adding a permanent position to our Savannah development team. Local only; no telecommute, not a contract assignment. Position Description: Pr...
Audio/Visual Systems Programmer DataVox is currently pursuing qualified candidates to assist our team as an Audio Visual Systems Programmer. The ideal candidate must have an educational background in computer programing and troubleshooting technical solutions. This individual needs to work well independently and in a team setting --- excellent communication and computer/programming skills are req...
ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAMMERS We are seeking entry to mid-level developers to join our Gateway Consultant Team – recent college graduates welcome! This is a great opportunity to jump start your IT career and gain valuable experience as a developer! We will be running an all-day Assessment Centre locally towards the middle of October. For immediate consideration, please send a Word version of your resu...
ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAMMERS We are seeking entry to mid-level developers to join our Gateway Consultant Team – recent college graduates welcome! This is a great opportunity to jump start your IT career and gain valuable experience as a developer! We will be running an all-day Assessment Centre locally towards the middle of October. For immediate consideration, please send a Word version of your resu...
ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAMMERS We are seeking entry to mid-level developers to join our Gateway Consultant Team – recent college graduates welcome! This is a great opportunity to jump start your IT career and gain valuable experience as a developer! We will be running an all-day Assessment Centre locally towards the middle of October. For immediate consideration, please send a Word version of your resu...
Unum Group Columbia, SC
Description Join a fun and winning team! Unum and Colonial Life’s Global Services organization is made up of 1,200+ talented, forward-thinking IT and Business professionals. We value individual strengths, innovation, leadership, collaboration and strong partnerships. We offer defined career paths as well as on-going training and international development opportunities. As an organization, we cont...
You’re a regular MacGyver when it comes to problem solving; all you need is a paperclip, stick of gum, and a little Crisco. While other kids were out riding bikes and climbing trees, you spent your hours dissecting the Wile E Coyote’s failed attempts to dup the Road Runner. In this role you will be working your analytical synapses to write, execute and document computer programs to produce the req...
A leading provider of Audio Visual technology solutions has an exciting opportunity for an entry level Programmer in the Philadelphia, PA area. The ideal candidate will have C++, Java and Microsoft technologies experience and be willing to learn (training to be provided) Microsoft SIMPL and Crestron control system programming. While knowledge of Crestron control system programming is preferred, ...
Join a fun and winning team! Unum and Colonial Life’s Global Services organization is made up of 1,200 talented, forward-thinking IT and Business professionals. We value individual strengths, innovation, leadership, collaboration and strong partnerships. We offer defined career paths as well as on-going training and international development opportunities. As an organization, we contribute to the ...
CGI is seeking graduating students interested in careers in the Information Technology field. CGI is more than just an IT consulting company; we are a global organization offering a world of opportunities. Become part of a unique culture that gives you the freedom to innovate, to make decisions, to achieve your full potential and to chart your own career! Our Entry-Level Programmer Analysts typic...
Job description Your future. Made with IBM. IBM is now hiring entry-level Programmers for our office in Houston, Texas. Relocation, US Citizenship, and the ability to obtain a security clearance are required. We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology is transforming industries, society, and professions. Some of these professions did not eve...
Description As an entry level Programmer / Analyst joining a Centralized team over one hundred strong, you will deliver value by supporting daily operations through program execution, user application support and assorted other job responsibilities. You will balance your time between user support, MS Access and SQL development, documentation, quality assurance and collaborating with our audit tea...
Mitchell Martin Melville, NY, 11747
Description Our client is seeking an Entry Level Programmer/Developer. Location: Melville, NY Position Type: Full Time Programmers to help support and enhance our leading edge claims processing system. Primary responsibilities will be development of healthcare applications using C#.NET, VB, and ASP.NET. MS SQL Server database experience is a plus. The candidate must be able to multi-task and re...
Progeny Systems Corporation Manassas, VA, 20108
Career opportunities are available for recent grads with BS in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering or related technical field. REQUIREMENTS New or Recent graduates with B.S. degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering or related technical field. AS, MSCE, MCP, Prior IT/Computer Science and/or Lab Tech experience may be substituted Applicant mus...
CALIBRE Systems Alexandria, VA, 22313
CALIBRE is looking for a hard-working, self-motivated Entry-level Programmer/Web Developer to support the Training Support Operations (TSO) directorate. Our main focus is developing and maintaining web applications in support of various Army training programs. The candidate will be responsible for programming, designing, enhancing, and maintaining web pages and applications. The candidate will wor...
Entry-Level Programmer - Houston Job ID GBS-0690158 Job type Full-time Regular Work country USA Position type Entry level Work city Houston,TX Posted 05-Sep-2014 Travel No travel Job area Consulting & Services Business group Global Business Services Job category IT Specialist Business unit ConServ Job role Application Developer Job role skillset General Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs ...
Unum Group Portland, ME
Description Join a fun and winning team! Unum and Colonial Life’s Global Services organization is made up of 1,200+ talented, forward-thinking IT and Business professionals. We value individual strengths, innovation, leadership, collaboration and strong partnerships. We offer defined career paths as well as on-going training and international development opportunities. As an organization, we cont...
Our client is seeking an entry level programmer interested in a great opportunity to develop and support an SAP ERP System. With supervision and supplied training, you will participate in developing and implementing enhancements and modifications, contribute in all phases of analysis and design. You will work closely on an ERP team to understand business processes and technical requirements. This...
ERP PROGRAMMER Position is located in Clewiston, Florida. Can work 2 days a week from Home. US Sugar is seeking an entry level programmer interested in a great opportunity to develop and support an SAP ERP System. With supervision and supplied training, you will participate in developing and implementing enhancements and modifications, contribute in all phases of analysis and design. You will wo...
The Resource Group Minneapolis, MN, 55415
Entry Level Developer/Programmer We are looking for two different people, both entry-level with enthusiastic problem solving skills) IMPORTANT: 1. We are only looking for recent Computer Science or MIS graduates that are extremely passionate about testing and programming. 2. We are interested in candidates with a 4-year B.S. degrees, but will consider a 2-year Associates degree with 0-1 years ...

Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
email me

Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!

Technology Career Tools

Programmer - Entry Level

Salaries

$18,720.00 - $51,000.00
Typical Salary for Programmer - Entry Level
(73 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
45.8%
Some College Coursework Completed
18.6%
Master's
16.9%
Associates
13.6%
High School
3.4%
(59 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Popular Entry Level Programmer Articles

Sample Resume for an Entry-Level Computer Programmer Article Rating
If you're launching your programming career, your resume has to be as clean as your code. Check out this entry-level programmer resume for ideas.
Technology Career Advice Article Rating
Browse our complete library of IT career advice for tips on finding a job, writing your resume, preparing for an interview, getting ahead and more.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.4.60.60-204
eTrustLogo