The average salary for an Application Developer with jQuery skills is $67,762.
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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 excell…Read more
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 AT&T Inc., Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) and Discovery Benefits. Reported salaries are highest at AT&T Inc. where the average pay is $69,245. Discovery Benefits pays the lowest at around $56,850.
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Popular Skills for Application Developer
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 $57,030 based on 59 salaries. An early career Application Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,125 based on 199 salaries. A mid-career Application Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,297 based on 103 salaries. An experienced Application Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,332 based on 51 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $99,809.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Application Developer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 18.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (4.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (16.5% less), New York, New York (7.8% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (6.3% less).
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