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17.5% Jobs Projection
$91,280 Median Salary
3,010 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Software Applications Developers in Ohio are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Software Applications Developers in Ohio is growing faster than average.

  • Software Applications Developers in Ohio earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Software Applications Developers Work in Ohio?

There were approximately 35,100 workers employed as Software Applications Developers in this state in 2018.

There were 36,000 Software Applications Developers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 900 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Software Applications Developers in OH Employment Trend

The typical state has 6,540 Software Applications Developers working in it, which means Ohio has more Software Applications Developers than average.

Software Applications Developers in OH vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Ohio

Jobs for Software Applications Developers in this state are growing at a rate of 17.5% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 30.7%.

Job Projections for Software Applications Developers: Nation vs. OH

Ohio Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 3,010 annual job openings, and a total of 41,250 jobs for Ohio Software Applications Developers in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 85,700 annual jobs and 1,086,600 total jobs in 2026.

What do Software Applications Developers Make in Ohio?

In 2018 wages for Software Applications Developers ranged from $53,910 to $133,960 with $91,280 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $25.92 to $64.41. The median hourly rate was $43.88.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $42.89 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.99.

The median salary in Ohio is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Software Applications Developers Earnings: OH vs. National Average

Top Ohio Metros for Software Applications Developers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Software Applications Developers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Columbus, OH 12,020 $100,930
Cleveland-Elyria, OH 7,410 $78,280
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 6,930 $92,050
Dayton, OH 3,520 $95,220
Akron, OH 2,200 $80,340
Toledo, OH 720 $72,990
Canton-Massillon, OH 400 $86,720
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 240 $89,040
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH 80 $55,350
Wheeling, WV-OH 50 $76,010
Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH 40 $73,050

Top States for Software Applications Developers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Software Applications Developers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 148,550 $123,630
Texas 71,260 $108,490
Washington 53,860 $128,200
New York 52,640 $111,970
New Jersey 46,930 $101,460
Florida 38,160 $92,620
Virginia 38,110 $109,740
Ohio 35,100 $91,280
North Carolina 30,580 $100,560
Illinois 30,500 $95,420
Georgia 30,440 $100,820
Colorado 30,400 $104,980
Michigan 29,540 $87,880
Massachusetts 29,110 $105,620
Pennsylvania 28,260 $93,670
Minnesota 19,970 $95,220
Wisconsin 16,940 $84,480
Oregon 15,610 $100,080
Missouri 15,380 $91,820
Arizona 14,130 $98,640

Below are the states where Software Applications Developers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Washington $128,200
California $123,630
District of Columbia $113,750
New York $111,970
Virginia $109,740
New Hampshire $108,650
Texas $108,490
Massachusetts $105,620
Colorado $104,980
Nevada $102,380

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Occupation OH Employment Total
Software Developers, Systems Software 5,400
Computer Programmers 5,150
Web Developers 4,100

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