The average salary for a Software Developer in Des Moines, Iowa is $59,782 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are . NET, SQL, HTML, ASP. NET Framework, and ASP. NET. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

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$46,469 - $82,312  
   
Bonus
$1,007 - $11,920  
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$44,360 - $85,570  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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$1,007 - $11,920  
   
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$44,360 - $85,570  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Des Moines, Iowa

Polk County, Iowa
210,317
Male:
103,726 (49.3%)
Female:
106,591 (50.7%)
Des Moines /dᵻˈmɔɪn/ is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines, which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is located on and named after the Des Moines River, which likely was adapted from the French colonial name, Rivière des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks." The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau. Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. The city was credited as the "number one...
Des Moines:
$49,072
Iowa:
$54,736
$781
Des Moines:
$119,500
Iowa:
$136,100
5.3%

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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%

National Average
$60,000


Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

.NET
up arrow 30%

SQL
up arrow 23%

HTML
up arrow 19%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 18%

ASP.NET
up arrow 17%

Java
up arrow 15%

JavaScript
up arrow 12%

C#
up arrow 5%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 1%

National Average
$60,000

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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