Entry-Level Java Developer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Java Developer is $61,649 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are J2EE and Spring.
Entry-Level Java Developer Salary (?
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$44,247 - $84,630
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MEDIAN: $61,649
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Entry-Level Java Developer Salary (?
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$16.64 - $50.49
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MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$44,247 - $84,630  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,459  
Profit Sharing
$507 - $8,081  
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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$43,509 - $88,740  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,035
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$16.64 - $50.49  
   
Overtime
$22.81 - $49.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,459  
   
Profit Sharing
$507 - $8,081  
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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$43,509 - $88,740  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 156
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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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Seattle
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Los Angeles
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Atlanta
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Dallas
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Washington
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Austin
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Denver
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National Average
$63,000
Minneapolis
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Pittsburgh
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St. Louis
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Java Developer Salaries

J2EE
up arrow 13%
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Hibernate
up arrow 9%
JavaScript
up arrow 4%
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
up arrow 4%
Oracle
up arrow 4%
Eclipse Java IDE
up arrow 1%
XML
0%
National Average
$63,000
Web Development
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Agile
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Java
up arrow 2%
SQL
up arrow 2%
HTML
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C++
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Gender

Female
17%
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Male
83%
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 13%
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