Applications Software Developers Salary Information in Salt Lake City, Utah

The annual and hourly salary statistics of applications software developers in Salt Lake City, Utah are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of applications software developers in Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City, Utah

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,880
25th Percentile Wage
$73,110
50th Percentile Wage
$95,240
75th Percentile Wage
$117,900
90th Percentile Wage
$137,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for applications software developers in Salt Lake City, Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $137,790. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $95,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,880.

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
$95,240
1.66% 15.82%
2016
$93,660
1.05% -
2015
$92,680
2.87% -
2014
$90,020
3.07% -
2013
$87,260
8.13% -
2012
$80,170
- -

Table 3. Compare Applications Software Developers Salary in Salt Lake City with Other Utah Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $95,240 in Salt Lake City is in the middle of salary range for applications software developers in state of Utah. In comparison, the annual salary of applications software developers in Salt Lake City is 6.0 percent (6.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area and 35.4 percent (35.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying St George.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area
$101,370
Ogden-Clearfield
$96,340
Salt Lake City
$95,240
Provo-Orem
$95,150
Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area
$86,140
Logan
$71,510
South Western Utah nonmetropolitan area
$71,000
St George
$61,530



See also: Top paying jobs in Salt Lake City, Utah.