Since most engineers are salaried, it is a con that there is typically no extra pay for the extra work.
On the other side of this coin, many companies offer compensatory time off when the project is done.
Software engineering pays well, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The other one went a bit further, and sat down on my lap to ensure that I had to go all around her waist if I had to continue typing!
For some reason they both found all this funny, and were laughing hysterically at basically everything I said. But I’d had enough, and had to literally push them away when they started dancing on either side of me, and then tried forcing me to accompany them to their home for a drink.
As of 2009, the average annual salary of a systems software engineer was ,620.
As of 2008, the average annual salary of an applications developer was ,900. News & World Report" as one of the best careers for 2010.
No thanks, I was sure that the last thing they both needed was another drink..