Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $72K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $58K. Applications Support Leads who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $87K. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $110K.