Average Mid-Career Senior Application Developer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$95,404
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,500
Bonus
$4,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Application Developer in Chicago, Illinois is $95,404.
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$86k
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$121k
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MEDIAN $95,404
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Salary
$86k - $121k
Bonus
$2k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$86k - $126k

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Job Description for Senior Application Developer

Senior Application Developer Tasks
  • Utilize structured programming techniques to deliver a high-quality product.
  • Lead evaluation and analysis of data related to application development in order improve performance of future versions.
  • Establish budgets and team performance benchmarks and ensure compliance with said guidelines.
  • Track, organize, and accurately document changes made to programming code.
  • Gather input from users and various departments to direct development and enhance final product.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Application Developer

An experienced Senior Application Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $96,846 based on 26 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $99,009.
Employees with Senior Application Developer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 23.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (12.1% more) and Dallas, Texas (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (16.6% less), Cincinnati, Ohio (14.1% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (6.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 35 survey responses.
Experienced
74.3%
Late Career
25.7%