$77,413
Avg. Salary
$44.03
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,300

Bonus

$6,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Application Developer in Chicago, Illinois is $44.03 per hour.

The average pay for an Application Developer in Chicago, Illinois is $77,413 per year.

10%
$19.65
10%
$44.03
50%
$65.36
90%
90%
MEDIAN $44.03
10%
$54k
10%
$77k
50%
$105k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $77,413
$53,960 - $105,217
$54K
$77K
$110K
MEDIAN: $77,413
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$0$110K
Salary $53,960 - $105,217
Bonus $1,077 - $10,365
Profit Sharing $6,000
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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$51,614 - $110,937
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 102
Hourly Data $0$65
Hourly Rate $44.03
Overtime $33.50
Annual Data $0$110K
Bonus $1,077 - $10,365
Profit Sharing $6,000
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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$51,614 - $110,937
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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 excellent knowledge of programming, HTML, all sorts of developer software, in many cases Linus, and experience with relational databases.

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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.

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Application Developer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Application Developer

Pay by Experience for an Application Developer has a positive trend. An entry-level Application Developer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Application Developer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Application Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 12 salaries. An Application Developer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Application Developer

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Application Developer Salaries

Late-Career
▲26%

▲14%

▲12%

National Average
$80,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Application Developer Salaries


VB.Net
▲19%

▲17%

ASP.NET Framework
▲16%


▲3%

Java
▲2%

SQL
▼0%

National Average
$80,000

HTML
▼5%

jQuery
▼9%

MySQL
▼10%

▼11%

C#
▼12%

Java/J2EE
▼12%

C++
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 9%