Systems Software Developers Salary Information in Dubuque, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of systems software developers in Dubuque, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of systems software developers in Dubuque 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 Systems Software Developers in Dubuque, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$67,130
25th Percentile Wage
$76,800
50th Percentile Wage
$93,280
75th Percentile Wage
$115,690
90th Percentile Wage
$138,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for systems software developers in Dubuque, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $138,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $93,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $67,130.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of systems software developers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$93,280
12.44% 14.39%
2013
$81,680
2.23% -
2012
$79,860
- -

Table 3. Compare Systems Software Developers Salary in Dubuque with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $93,280, Dubuque is the second highest paying city for systems software developers in state of Iowa, following the highest paying city Cedar Rapids (median annual salary of $93,570). Compared with Cedar Rapids, the median annual salary of systems software developers in Dubuque is .3 percent (.3%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cedar Rapids
$93,570
Dubuque
$93,280
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$90,580
Ames
$90,140
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$88,340
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$70,600
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$69,090
Iowa City
$67,920
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$63,860
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$59,680



See also: Top paying jobs in Dubuque, Iowa.