Applications Support Lead Salary

Median pay for Applications Support Leads in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $79K per year. Location and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Male Applications Support Leads are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 65 percent of professionals. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Work is enjoyable for Applications Support Leads, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$49,584 - $115,121
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$79K
$120K
MEDIAN: $78,535
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50%
90%

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$16.49 - $57.30
$16
$30
$57
MEDIAN: $30.31
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$0$117K
Salary $49,584 - $115,121
Bonus $484.79 - $15,319
Profit Sharing $250.00
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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$49,013 - $117,249
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 88
Hourly Data $0$57
Hourly Rate $16.49 - $57.30
Overtime $40.15
Annual Data $0$117K
Bonus $484.79 - $15,319
Profit Sharing $250.00
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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$49,013 - $117,249
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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United States (change)

Job Description for Applications Support Lead

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

Common Career Paths for Applications Support Lead


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For Applications Support Leads, career advancements do not tend to correlate with a rise in salary. On average, lower-level Applications Support Leads earn similar salaries to those in higher-end positions like Information Technology Project Manager.

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Pay by Experience Level for Applications Support Lead

Pay by Experience for an Applications Support Lead has a positive trend. An entry-level Applications Support Lead with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Applications Support Lead with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Applications Support Lead which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 36 salaries. An Applications Support Lead with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 10 salaries.

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Key Stats for Applications Support Lead

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Applications Support Lead Salaries

Experienced
▲22%

Late-Career
▲19%

▲8%

National Average
$79,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Skills That Affect Applications Support Lead Salaries

Production Support
▲24%

SQL
▲12%

UNIX
▲11%

Project Management
▲6%

Linux
▲1%

National Average
$79,000

Microsoft Office
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None: 9%
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