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Applications Software Developers Salary Information in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Applications Software Developers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of applications software developers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$94,800
18.21% 22.39%
2016
$77,540
-8.28% -
2015
$83,960
7.65% -
2014
$77,540
-2.46% -
2013
$79,450
7.40% -
2012
$73,570
- -

Table 3. Compare Applications Software Developers Salary in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville with Other South Carolina Cities

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
$102,280
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$94,800
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$93,960
Sumter
$90,630
Spartanburg
$87,160
Columbia
$86,260
Florence
$84,680
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$79,570
Augusta-Richmond County
$78,480
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$76,920
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$70,970
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$47,790



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