The salary statistics of applications software developers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare applications software developers salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for applications software developers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) applications software developers is $123,290. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $84,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid applications software developers is $53,910.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of applications software developers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of applications software developers in 25 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for applications software developers occupations is the offices of other health practitioners industry with an annual salary $101,860. The lowest paying industry is the other residential care facilities industry (annual salary $71,730). For detailed applications software developers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Offices of Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services|| |
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|Home Health Care Services|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
|Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Other Residential Care Facilities|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .