Average SAP ABAP Programmer Salary

$84,742
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,921
Bonus
$3,052
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The average salary for a SAP ABAP Programmer is $84,742.
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$56k
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$85k
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$121k
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MEDIAN $84,742
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Salary
$56k - $121k
Bonus
$980 - $19k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $5k
Total Pay
$58k - $145k

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Job Description for SAP ABAP Programmer

SAP ABAP Programmer Tasks
  • Interface SAP applications with other systems and applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug applications written using SAP enterprise software.
  • Test and document applications written using SAP enterprise software.

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SAP ABAP Programmer
ABAP Developer
Senior SAP Consultant
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More common (> 20%)
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Popular Skills for SAP ABAP Programmer

Skills in Advanced Business Application Programming (ABAP) Language and ABAP/4 are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, Microsoft Office and SAP ABAP.

Pay by Experience Level for SAP ABAP Programmer

An entry-level SAP ABAP Programmer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,000 based on 8 salaries. An early career SAP ABAP Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,699 based on 56 salaries. A mid-career SAP ABAP Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,271 based on 60 salaries. An experienced SAP ABAP Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,023 based on 85 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $97,588.
Employees with SAP ABAP Programmer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 29.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (15.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (6.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (6.7% less) and Dallas, Texas (5.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 237 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.4%
Early Career
23.6%
Mid Career
25.3%
Experienced
35.9%
Late Career
11.8%