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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Des Moines-West Des Moines|| |
|Waterloo-Cedar Falls|| |
|Davenport-Moline-Rock Island|| |
|Iowa City|| |
|Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
See also: Top paying jobs in Dubuque, Iowa.