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SQL Developer Salary

A SQL Developer earns an average salary of $68,874 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), . NET, and C#. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
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$44,064 - $98,346
(Median)
$44K
$69K
$98K
MEDIAN: $68,873
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$17.35 - $74.08
(Median)
$17
$40
$74
MEDIAN: $39.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,064 - $98,346  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,792  
Profit Sharing
$147.95 - $4,266  
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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$43,190 - $109,023  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 805
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.35 - $74.08  
   
Overtime
$6.82 - $57.30  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,792  
   
Profit Sharing
$147.95 - $4,266  
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).
)
$43,190 - $109,023  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 168

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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.

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Experience Affects SQL Developer Salaries




National Average
$71,000


Skills That Affect SQL Developer Salaries

SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
up arrow 26%


up arrow 17%

C#
up arrow 16%


Database Management & Reporting
up arrow 4%

SSIS
up arrow 3%

Oracle SQL Developer
up arrow 3%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

PL/SQL
up arrow 1%

Crystal Reports
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
0%

National Average
$71,000

SQL
up arrow 2%

ETL (Extract, transform, load)
up arrow 7%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 144 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 16%
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