The average salary for an Application Developer with SQL skills in Chicago, Illinois is $73,122.
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Job Description for Application Developer
Application developers help companies keep up with the latest technologies and developments on the web. As online technology becomes increasingly important, all types of businesses are seeking application developers--from banks to universities, news channels to hospitals. These applications (or apps) can be used on smartphones, computers, tablets and more. As such, application developers must be able to create, develop, manage and maintain new programs and software. These tasks require an excell…Read more
Application Developer Tasks
- Test and document software.
- Analyze requirements and transform them into technical designs.
- Write, modify, and debug software.
- Design and develop application components.
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Popular Skills for Application Developer
C# Programming Language
Microsoft SQL Server
Pay by Experience Level for Application Developer
An early career Application Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $64,750 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Application Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,940 based on 9 salaries.
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Employees with Application Developer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 19.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (17.6% less), Nashville, Tennessee (16.0% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (12.7% less).
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