Average Experienced Senior Application Developer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$96,846
Avg. Salary
$7,122
Bonus
$3,750
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Senior Application Developer in Chicago, Illinois is $96,846.
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$84k
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$97k
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$124k
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MEDIAN $96,846
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Salary
$84k - $124k
Bonus
$2k - $19k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$88k - $138k

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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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Popular Skills for Senior Application Developer

Skills in C# Programming Language, Microsoft SQL Server and ASP.NET Framework are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL.

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. 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 New York, New York earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (21.8% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (9.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Mid Career
69.0%
Late Career
31.0%