Applications Software Developers Salary Information in Huntsville, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of applications software developers in Huntsville, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of applications software developers in Huntsville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Applications Software Developers in Huntsville, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,510
25th Percentile Wage
$74,590
50th Percentile Wage
$99,570
75th Percentile Wage
$125,490
90th Percentile Wage
$151,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for applications software developers in Huntsville, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,100. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $99,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $57,510.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of applications software developers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$99,570
-3.13% 8.81%
2016
$102,690
0.71% -
2015
$101,960
3.90% -
2014
$97,980
1.07% -
2013
$96,930
6.32% -
2012
$90,800
- -

Table 3. Compare Applications Software Developers Salary in Huntsville with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $99,570, Huntsville is the highest paying city for applications software developers in state of Alabama, followed by Auburn-Opelika (median annual salary $94,460). In comparison, the median annual salary of applications software developers in Huntsville is 5.1 percent (5.1%) higher than that in Auburn-Opelika.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Huntsville
$99,570
Auburn-Opelika
$94,460
Montgomery
$88,550
Decatur
$85,300
Birmingham-Hoover
$84,080
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$83,840
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$73,790
Tuscaloosa
$70,260
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$66,690
Mobile
$63,140



See also: Top paying jobs in Huntsville, Alabama.