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

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The average salary for a Late-Career Senior Application Developer in Chicago, Illinois is $99,009.
MEDIAN $99,009
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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

A mid-career Senior Application Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $95,404 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Senior Application Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,846 based on 26 salaries.
Employees with Senior Application Developer in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 30.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (26.7% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (7.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (15.8% less) and St. Louis, Missouri (0.5% less).

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