The annual and hourly salary statistics of applications software developers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of applications software developers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville 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||$53,490|
|25th Percentile Wage||$73,100|
|50th Percentile Wage||$94,800|
|75th Percentile Wage||$119,330|
|90th Percentile Wage||$139,560|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for applications software developers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $139,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,490.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of applications software developers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $94,800, Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville is the second highest paying city for applications software developers in state of South Carolina, following the highest paying city Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill (median annual salary of $102,280). Compared with Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, the median annual salary of applications software developers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville is 7.3 percent (7.3%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill|| |
|Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville|| |
|Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Augusta-Richmond County|| |
|Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway|| |