Entry-Level Java Developer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Java Developer is $61,415 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are J2EE and Spring.
Entry-Level Java Developer Total Pay (?
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$43,624 - $84,395
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $61,415
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Entry-Level Java Developer Total Pay (?
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$15.32 - $50.89
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$43,624 - $84,395  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,633  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $8,204  
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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$42,744 - $88,900  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,146
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.32 - $50.89  
   
Overtime
$22.50 - $49.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,633  
   
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $8,204  
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).
)
$42,744 - $88,900  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,146
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San Francisco
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Seattle
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Los Angeles
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Washington
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Dallas
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Austin
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Denver
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National Average
$62,000
Detroit
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Minneapolis
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Pittsburgh
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Java Developer Salaries

J2EE
up arrow 14%
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Hibernate
up arrow 9%
Oracle
up arrow 6%
JavaScript
up arrow 4%
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
up arrow 4%
Eclipse Java IDE
up arrow 3%
Web Development
up arrow 1%
XML
up arrow 1%
Agile
0%
National Average
$62,000
Java
up arrow 1%
SQL
up arrow 1%
HTML
up arrow 1%
C++
up arrow 11%

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Gender

Female
17%
female alumni
 
Male
83%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

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