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Best States For A Software Applications Engineer

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Do you wonder which states in the U.S. are the best for Software Applications Engineers?

If so, we have the full list of best to worst states for Software Applications Engineer jobs for you to check out and see if you think it's time to move and start new.

Why move?

Because not all states fare the same when it come to job opportunity and pay.

Turns out, the median salary for the highest 10% of Software Applications Engineers in America is $137,000.

The median salary for Software Applications Engineers in California is $127,617.

Compare that to the median salary in Wyoming of $46,631, which ranked worst for Software Applications Engineers, and you can see how your location is important for your career.

a Software Applications Engineer will most commonly be promoted to Senior Software Engineer.

The 10 Best States In America For Software Applications Engineers in 2020

  1. California
  2. Washington
  3. District of Columbia
  4. Virginia
  5. Texas
  6. New Hampshire
  7. Massachusetts
  8. New York
  9. Colorado
  10. North Carolina
  • (21,000 jobs)
  • (7,293 jobs)
  • (1,210 jobs)
  • (7,059 jobs)
  • (7,699 jobs)
  • (647 jobs)
  • (4,652 jobs)
  • (5,446 jobs)
  • (3,138 jobs)
  • (2,976 jobs)

We analyzed these data points for all 50 states and the District of Columbia. California is the best state for jobs for Software Applications Engineers.

The median salary for Software Applications Engineers in California is $127,617.

We also have the current list of job openings for Software Applications Engineers available below.

Below is the list of the best states for Software Applications Engineers.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Software Applications Engineers In 2020

1. California

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
21,000 $127,617 $87,000 $185,000 1.58
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in California

2. Washington

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
7,293 $115,254 $76,000 $174,000 2.43
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in Washington

3. District of Columbia

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,210 $119,644 $81,000 $175,000 1.5
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in District of Columbia

4. Virginia

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
7,059 $103,956 $71,000 $151,000 1.72
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in Virginia

5. Texas

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
7,699 $106,399 $75,000 $150,000 0.95
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in Texas

6. New Hampshire

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
647 $103,208 $72,000 $147,000 1.01
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in New Hampshire

7. Massachusetts

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
4,652 $101,653 $70,000 $146,000 1.35
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in Massachusetts

8. New York

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
5,446 $105,425 $70,000 $156,000 1.01
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in New York

9. Colorado

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
3,138 $99,167 $65,000 $150,000 1.31
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in Colorado

10. North Carolina

Total Software Applications Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,976 $98,287 $67,000 $143,000 0.89
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Software Applications Engineer Jobs in North Carolina

How We Determined The Best States To Be A Software Applications Engineer

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

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