The annual and hourly salary statistics of systems software developers in Missoula, Montana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of systems software developers in Missoula 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||$34,330|
|25th Percentile Wage||$40,960|
|50th Percentile Wage||$48,270|
|75th Percentile Wage||$76,870|
|90th Percentile Wage||$104,570|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for systems software developers in Missoula, Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $104,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,330.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of systems 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 $48,270, Missoula is the lowest paying city for systems software developers in state of Montana, following city of Western Montana nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $74,530). Compared with the highest paying city Western Montana nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of systems software developers in Missoula is 35.2 percent (35.2%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Western Montana nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Great Falls|| |