Average Application Developer Salary in Houston, Texas

$70,890
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,052
Bonus
$3,250
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The average salary for an Application Developer in Houston, Texas is $70,890.
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$54k
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$71k
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$102k
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MEDIAN $70,890
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Salary
$54k - $102k
Bonus
$98 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$52k - $108k

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Job Description for Application Developer

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

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

Pay by Experience Level for Application Developer

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 $61,737 based on 13 salaries. An early career Application Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,258 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Application Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,122 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Application Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,827 based on 20 salaries.
Employees with Application Developer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 33.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (16.7% more) and Chicago, Illinois (9.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (13.0% less), Columbus, Ohio (5.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (2.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 96 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.5%
Early Career
40.6%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
20.8%