Applications Support Lead Salary

The average Applications Support Lead in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $77K annually. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. The majority of Applications Support Leads claim high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Making up 71 percent of those who took the survey, male Applications Support Leads greatly outnumber their female counterparts.

$44,874 - $116,543
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$45K
$77K
$120K
MEDIAN: $77,313
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$16.26 - $39.48
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$21
$39
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,874 - $116,543  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,635  
Profit Sharing
$1,572 - $5,901  
Total Pay (?
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$42,494 - $115,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 114
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.26 - $39.48  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,635  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,572 - $5,901  
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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$42,494 - $115,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Job Description for Applications Support Lead

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

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Applications Support Leads who responded to the survey report just a handful of professional skills. SQL and Microsoft Office are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Those listing Microsoft Office as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay.

Pay by Experience Level for Applications Support Lead

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


Applications Support Leads with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $60K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $76K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Applications Support Leads with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $86K. Applications Support Leads who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $100K.

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Experience Affects Applications Support Lead Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

National Average
$77,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Skills That Affect Applications Support Lead Salaries

SQL
up arrow 1%

National Average
$77,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 90%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 2%
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