Senior Application Programmer

Senior Application Programmer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$92,000
$70,000
Min 10%
$92,000
Median 50%
$121,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Axelon Services
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does a senior application programmer make?
As a Senior Application Programmer in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $92,739 per year or $44.59 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $121,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $70,000 per year. Professional companies and Construction companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Application Programmers. Some of the states with the best Senior Application Programmer salaries are District of Columbia, California, Washington, Colorado, and North Carolina. Most Senior Application Programmers spend 4.3 years in the position.

Average Senior Application Programmer Salary By Location

Senior Application Programmers in the United States of America make on average $92,739 a year or $44.59 per hour. The city with the highest Senior Application Programmer salary is San Jose, CA at $117,949 per year. The average starting salary in San Jose, CA for Senior Application Programmers is $81,000. District of Columbia, California, Washington, Colorado, and North Carolina are the states with the highest payscale for Senior Application Programmers. Kentucky, North Dakota, and West Virginia have the lowest Senior Application Programmer salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$117,949
2
Washington, DC
$110,183
3
Richmond, VA
$98,825
4
Charlotte, NC
$97,492
5
Greenwich, CT
$95,536

Average Senior Application Programmer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Senior Application Programmer makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Application Programmers are Professional companies and Construction companies. Companies like Axelon Services or PDS Tech will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Princeton Information and Sunrun also pay high salaries to their Senior Application Programmers.

Average Senior Application Programmer Pay By Industry

Wages for Senior Application Programmers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Professional companies, Insurance companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Senior Application Programmers. Professional companies pay their Senior Application Programmers the highest wages, averaging $109,545 per year. Insurance companies and Retail companies pay well too, at $107,575 and $98,189, respectively. At $85,915, the average salary for Senior Application Programmers in the Technology industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$109,545
2
Insurance
$107,575
3
Retail
$98,189
4
Telecommunication
$96,090
5
Manufacturing
$95,518

Recently Added Senior Application Programmer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
CTG
Senior Application Programmer
09/23/2019
$139,829