$67,109
Avg. Salary
$28.64
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,920

Bonus

$2,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Applications Analyst, Software is $28.64 per hour.

The average pay for an Applications Analyst, Software is $67,109 per year.

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$19.90
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$40.02
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MEDIAN $28.64
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$48k
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$96k
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MEDIAN $67,109
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MEDIAN: $67,109
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$0$97K
Salary $47,666 - $96,379
Bonus $0.00 - $10,256
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $8,183
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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$46,897 - $97,840
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 577
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $19.90 - $40.02
Overtime $27.70 - $59.95
Annual Data $0$97K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,256
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $8,183
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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$46,897 - $97,840
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

Job Description for Applications Analyst, Software

An software applications analyst designs, develops, and tests software programs for computer-based systems. The programs built by application analysts range from server applications to applications used by consumers (e.g., business productivity software solutions). Products that have not been released have different requirements than released products, since released products require regular maintenance, testing, and troubleshooting; if a client spots a bug, these analysts must work to immediately fix it. An analyst must be able to work on a team successfully, since many programs are highly complex and require many hours of development and testing. The job is primarily completed in an office setting, and there is little to no physical or manual labor required.

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Common Career Paths for Applications Analyst, Software


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Software Applications Analysts might see a strong upturn in salary after transitioning into upper-level roles such as Information Technology Project Manager, a seemingly popular career choice. People currently working in the latter position report a noticeably higher median income of $86K per year.

Applications Analyst, Software Job Listings

Popular Skills for Applications Analyst, Software


Software Applications Analysts seem to require a rather large skill set. Most notably, facility with Requirements Analysis, Epic Systems, and Epic Information Systems (Radiant, Stork, etc.) are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 20 percent, 14 percent, and 7 percent, respectively. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Microsoft Access, HTML, and Windows Operating System General Use. Those familiar with Microsoft Excel also tend to know Microsoft Word and SQL.

Pay by Experience Level for Applications Analyst, Software

Pay by Experience for an Applications Analyst, Software has a positive trend. An entry-level Applications Analyst, Software with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 180 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Applications Analyst, Software with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 105 salaries. An experienced Applications Analyst, Software which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 81 salaries. An Applications Analyst, Software with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $66,804

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, Software Applications Analysts in New York enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 68 percent above the national average. Software Applications Analysts can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Dallas (+45 percent), Charlotte (+44 percent), Seattle (+30 percent), and Boston (+21 percent). One of the biggest compensable factors for Software Applications Analysts is geography, with workers in Pittsburgh earning a whopping 24 percent below the national average. Indianapolis and Columbia are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 23 percent lower and 17 percent lower, respectively.

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Key Stats for Applications Analyst, Software

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 128 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Applications Analyst, Software Salaries

▲15%

▲9%

▲3%

National Average
$67,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Applications Analyst, Software Salaries


▲11%



Oracle
▼0%

National Average
$67,000

Microsoft SQL Server
▼3%

Java
▼4%

SQL
▼6%




Visual Basic (VB)
▼10%


▼15%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 128 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 8%