Applications Support Lead Salary

Median pay for Applications Support Leads in the United States is around $83K per year. Location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most people who answered the questionnaire are men; 67 percent of Applications Support Leads are male. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. For the most part, Applications Support Leads enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction.

$49,246 - $112,305
$49K
$83K
$110K
MEDIAN: $82,827
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50%
90%

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$17.61 - $53.05
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$53
MEDIAN: $28.59
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,246 - $112,305  
   
Bonus
$489.36 - $15,101  
Profit Sharing
$1,700  
Total Pay (?
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$46,340 - $114,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 84
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.61 - $53.05  
   
Overtime
$40.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$489.36 - $15,101  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,700  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$46,340 - $114,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Job Description for Applications Support Lead

  • Defining standards and processes for incident resolution.
  • Support capacity planning and application monitoring initiatives.
  • Mentor junior team members.
  • Create and maintain production support run documents for each application.
  • Manage incident ticket queues to respond and independently resolve application and environmental issues.

Common Career Paths for Applications Support Lead


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Applications Support Leads who go on to become Information Technology Project Managers may see somewhat stagnant compensation. On average, an Information Technology Project Manager, an upper-level role, pays $86K.

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Pay by Experience Level for Applications Support Lead

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $63K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $85K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Applications Support Leads make a median salary of $96K. For some reason, Applications Support Leads with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $94K.

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Key Stats for Applications Support Lead

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Applications Support Lead Salaries

Experienced
▲17%

Late-Career
▲14%

▲3%

National Average
$83,000

Entry-Level
▼24%

Skills That Affect Applications Support Lead Salaries

Production Support
▲19%

SQL
▲7%

UNIX
▲6%

Project Management
▲1%

National Average
$83,000

Linux
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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