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Average Late-Career Application Developer Salary

$91,632
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,952
Bonus
$4,750
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The average salary for a Late-Career Application Developer is $91,632.
10%
$67k
MEDIAN
$92k
90%
$121k
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What Do Application Developers Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Application Developers?

Skills in C# Programming Language and JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft SQL Server, .NET and SQL.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Application Developers?

An entry-level Application Developer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,106 based on 331 salaries. An early career Application Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,034 based on 1,871 salaries. A mid-career Application Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,785 based on 763 salaries. An experienced Application Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,868 based on 451 salaries.
Employees with Application Developer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 41.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota (9.1% more) and Chicago, Illinois (8.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Omaha, Nebraska (7.2% less) and Milwaukee, Wisconsin (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,416 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.7%
Early Career
54.8%
Mid Career
22.3%
Experienced
13.2%