Computer Programmers Salary Information in Wichita, Kansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of computer programmers in Wichita, Kansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of computer programmers in Wichita 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 Computer Programmers in Wichita, Kansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,760
25th Percentile Wage
$44,610
50th Percentile Wage
$60,270
75th Percentile Wage
$79,880
90th Percentile Wage
$101,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer programmers in Wichita, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $60,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer programmers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$60,270
-13.67% -19.60%
2016
$68,510
8.44% -
2015
$62,730
-5.72% -
2014
$66,320
-10.66% -
2013
$73,390
1.78% -
2012
$72,080
- -

Table 3. Compare Computer Programmers Salary in Wichita with Other Kansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $60,270 in Wichita is in the middle of salary range for computer programmers in state of Kansas. In comparison, the annual salary of computer programmers in Wichita is 7.6 percent (7.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Topeka and 19.4 percent (19.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Manhattan.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Topeka
$65,260
Lawrence
$64,140
Kansas nonmetropolitan area
$62,360
Wichita
$60,270
Manhattan
$48,570



See also: Top paying jobs in Wichita, Kansas.