Systems Software Developers Salary Information in Missouri

The average annual and hourly salaries for systems software developers in the state of Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of systems software developers among Missouri metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Systems Software Developers in Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,610
25th Percentile Wage
$79,470
50th Percentile Wage
$98,910
75th Percentile Wage
$121,330
90th Percentile Wage
$142,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for systems software developers in Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $142,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $98,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $59,610.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.66
25th Percentile Wage
$38.21
50th Percentile Wage
$47.55
75th Percentile Wage
$58.33
90th Percentile Wage
$68.34

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for systems software developers in Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $68.34. The median hourly salary is $47.55. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.66.

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
201698,910-2.05%9.22%
2015100,9402.62%-
201498,3002.54%-
201395,8006.27%-
201289,790--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Systems Software Developers in Missouri Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of systems software developers in some Missouri cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of systems software developers in state of Missouri ranges from $62,900 to $102,000. The highest paying area for systems software developers in Missouri is St Louis with a median annual salary of $102,000. The second highest paying city/area in Missouri State is Kansas City (mean annual salary $96,680). The lowest paying area is Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers with a median annual salary of $62,900.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
St Louis
$102,000
Kansas City
$96,680
Joplin
$89,320
Springfield
$68,230
Jefferson City
$67,640
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$62,900


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