Average Application Developer Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$77,822
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,035
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for an Application Developer in Washington, District of Columbia is $77,822.
10%
$58k
10%
$78k
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$123k
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MEDIAN $77,822
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Salary
$58k - $123k
Bonus
$203 - $3k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$59k - $133k

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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.

Career Paths

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Application Developer
Software Developer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Application Developer

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

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 $72,592 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Application Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,721 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Application Developer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 6.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (20.8% less), Columbus, Ohio (13.8% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (9.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Early Career
68.8%
Mid Career
31.3%