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Systems Software Developers Salary Information in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of systems software developers in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of systems software developers in Indianapolis-Carmel is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Systems Software Developers in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,560
25th Percentile Wage
$58,240
50th Percentile Wage
$73,010
75th Percentile Wage
$91,930
90th Percentile Wage
$106,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for systems software developers in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $106,290. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,560.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.35
25th Percentile Wage
$28.00
50th Percentile Wage
$35.10
75th Percentile Wage
$44.20
90th Percentile Wage
$51.10

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for systems software developers in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $51.10. The median hourly salary is $35.10. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.35.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of systems software developers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201673,010-0.19%-15.85%
201573,150-7.93%-
201478,950-8.26%-
201385,4701.04%-
201284,580--

Table 3. Compare Systems Software Developers Salary in Indianapolis-Carmel with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $73,010 in Indianapolis-Carmel is in the middle of salary range for systems software developers in state of Indiana. In comparison, the annual salary of systems software developers in Indianapolis-Carmel is 32.7 percent (32.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Fort Wayne and 27.0 percent (27.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Gary.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fort Wayne
$108,540
Muncie
$84,040
Lafayette
$83,210
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$79,760
Kokomo
$73,240
Indianapolis-Carmel
$73,010
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$68,090
Gary
$53,320

See also: Top paying jobs in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana.