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SQL Developer Salary

A SQL Developer earns an average salary of $67,345 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and . NET. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
$43,104 - $97,592
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MEDIAN: $67,345
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$16.42 - $74.24
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MEDIAN: $37.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,104 - $97,592  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,651  
Profit Sharing
$147.95 - $4,118  
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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$41,847 - $106,376  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 754
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.42 - $74.24  
   
Overtime
$9.86 - $58.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,651  
   
Profit Sharing
$147.95 - $4,118  
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).
)
$41,847 - $106,376  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 153
United States (change)

Job Description for SQL Developer

A SQL developer, also known as a structured query language developer, supports custom web application development. They implement changes using tables, stored procedures, views, and indexes. They must collaborate with teams and lead developers on code reviews and process enhancement. They also may train staff on SQL coding.

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SQL Developer Tasks

  • Write, modify, and debug software.
  • Design and develop application components.
  • Test and document software.
  • Analyze requirements and transform them into technical designs.

Common Career Paths for SQL Developer


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Pay by Experience Level for SQL Developer

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

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Experience Affects SQL Developer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%



National Average
$69,000


Skills That Affect SQL Developer Salaries

SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
up arrow 20%

up arrow 13%

C#
up arrow 9%


SSIS
up arrow 6%

Oracle SQL Developer
up arrow 5%

PL/SQL
up arrow 4%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 3%

Database Management & Reporting
up arrow 3%

Data Analysis
up arrow 3%

ETL (Extract, transform, load)
up arrow 2%

Crystal Reports
up arrow 1%

National Average
$69,000

SQL
up arrow 2%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 151 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 15%