Java Developer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$83,000
$67,000
Min 10%
$83,000
Median 50%
$104,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Best Buy
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a java developer make?
Java Developers in America make an average salary of $84,041 per year or $40.4 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $104,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $67,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Java Developers are in Technology companies and Professional companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Java Developer salaries are Washington, Virginia, Maine, Wyoming, and California. The typical employment in the position spans 2.3 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Developer
$83,339

Average Java Developer Salary By Location

Across America, Java Developers make on average $84,041 annually or $40.4 hourly. The top city when it comes to Java Developer salaries is Seattle, WA at $107,028 per year. Even as an entry-level Java Developer, you will make $71,000 per year in Seattle, WA. The highest earning states when it comes to Java Developer salaries are Washington, Virginia, Maine, Wyoming, and California. Nevada, Vermont, Iowa, Wisconsin, and Louisiana are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Java Developer Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Java Developers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Java Developer Salary By Company

Java Developers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Java Developer jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. Companies like Best Buy or Integral Ad Science will get you the highest pay packages. If you can find a job at a company like Costco Wholesale or Apple, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Java Developers.

Average Java Developer Pay By Industry

Wages for Java Developers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Finance companies, Health Care companies, and Insurance companies tend to have the highest salaries for Java Developers. Finance companies pay their Java Developers the highest wages, averaging $86,219 per year. Health Care companies and Insurance companies pay well too, at $85,718 and $85,012, respectively. The average salary for Java Developers in the Technology industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $80,054.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$86,219
$86k
Health Care
Health Care
$85,718
$86k
Insurance
Insurance
$85,012
$85k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$84,901
$85k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$82,547
$83k
Technology
Technology
$80,054
$80k

Java Developer Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Java Developer Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Java Developer can range from $68,360 to $85,995 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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