How much does an Application Programmer/Analyst III make in the United States? The average Application Programmer/Analyst III salary in the United States is $100,100 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $90,100 and $111,100. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Application Programmer/Analyst III ensures that programs can be integrated in the applications systems. Develops and modifies an organization's applications systems including encoding, testing, debugging and documenting programs. Being an Application Programmer/Analyst III resolves complex problems with existing applications systems. Assists in implementing new applications systems. In addition, Application Programmer/Analyst III requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a project lead or manager. Being an Application Programmer/Analyst III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Working as an Application Programmer/Analyst III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020

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