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Average Application Developer with COBOL Skills Salary

$66,177
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$3,000
Bonus
$850
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The average salary for an Application Developer with COBOL skills is $66,177.
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$50k
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$66k
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$94k
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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Application Developer

The top respondents for the job title Application Developer are from the companies Highmark, Inc., Primerica Financial Services and U.S. Bank. Reported salaries are highest at Highmark, Inc. where the average pay is $88,904. Primerica Financial Services pays the lowest at around $45,199.

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What Are Popular Skills for Application Developers?

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

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 $52,874 based on 8 salaries. An early career Application Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,026 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career Application Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,665 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Application Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,232 based on 26 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $88,342.
Employees with Application Developer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 28.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania (16.7% more) and Omaha, Nebraska (2.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (32.0% less), Duluth, Georgia (8.8% less) and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 106 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.5%
Early Career
28.3%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
24.5%
Late Career
20.8%