Salary Directory Washington D.C. Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)s

Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) Salary in Washington D.C.

Site Reliability Engineer Job Description

Site reliability engineers or SREs can also be called DevOps in some organizations. They help to break the barriers between development and operation teams. SREs include aspects of software engineering and integrates that to solve various IT operational problems. They have an understanding of Apache, Python, MySQL, Ruby, Linux and more. Site reliability engineers solve complex issues through manual intervention or on-call. They have a fundamental goal, which is to construct a scalable and very dependable software system. SREs are also responsible for maintaining performance by monitoring, doing incident responses and more on services, as well as platforms an organization owns and runs. They spend 50 percent of their time doing operational work and the other half on tasks like applying updated features, scaling and automation. Site reliability engineers are also programmers who have knowledge of various systems and networking.

Working and Living in Washington, DC

Being the capital of the United States, Washington, D.C. is the epicenter of government. The city's economy is also built on education and tourism. Washington has an expanding tech sector, as well as startups thanks to plenty of venture capital firms in the area. This city is even a host to international organizations like the World Bank and IMF.

Washington, D.C is known for its historic landmarks. The nation's capital is busy and features lots of prestigious universities. This city has fun events and lots of festivals that residents partake in during the year. Visitors enjoy touring the monuments, museums and distinct neighborhoods.

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so we've calculated your salary information for the San Francisco Bay Area instead:
Based on real Hired interview data, Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)s in Washington D.C. earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)s in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$142,121
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $95,000 to a high of $200,000, with a median salary of $140,000.

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Compare Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) salaries by region

Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)s are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, London, and New York. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular:

  1. Los Angeles
  2. $166,955
  3. SF Bay Area
  4. $162,740
  5. New York
  6. $156,904
  7. Denver
  8. $154,941
  9. Seattle
  10. $152,766
  11. Dallas/Ft Worth
  12. $151,993
  13. Austin
  14. $147,907
  15. Boston
  16. $147,384
  17. Minneapolis/St Paul
  18. $146,800
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $145,996
  21. Chicago
  22. $142,675
  23. San Diego
  24. $140,000
  25. Atlanta
  26. $139,470
  27. Toronto
  28. C$136,149
  29. Philadelphia
  30. $123,750
  31. Dublin
  32. €98,870
  33. London
  34. £84,428
  1. Los Angeles
  2. $166,955
  3. SF Bay Area
  4. $162,740
  5. New York
  6. $156,904
  7. Denver
  8. $154,941
  9. Seattle
  10. $152,766
  11. Dallas/Ft Worth
  12. $151,993
  13. Austin
  14. $147,907
  15. Boston
  16. $147,384
  17. Minneapolis/St Paul
  18. $146,800
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $145,996
  21. Chicago
  22. $142,675
  23. San Diego
  24. $140,000
  25. Atlanta
  26. $139,470
  27. Toronto
  28. C$136,149
  29. Philadelphia
  30. $123,750
  31. Dublin
  32. €98,870
  33. London
  34. £84,428
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Where Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)s are highest in demand

    Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)s are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, London, and New York. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular: