Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Ruby on Rails

United States Location

United States of America
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average


Experience Requirement

4 Years and 3 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,930 at 3.55%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 3 Months: $82,502 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $68,400 & $96,605; and, 5% of Jobs top $116,901.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$15,080 = minimum wage annual salary in the USA.

$187,699 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the USA at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $123,495
5% $116,901
10% $109,301
25% $96,605
33% $91,508
50% $82,502
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 3 Months Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $79,875 $85,129
25% $75,840 $89,164
33% $73,496 $91,508
50% $68,400 $96,605
67% $62,274 $102,730
95% $41,509 $123,495
Salary Average =


Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 3 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 3 Months $78,951 $3,552 at 4.50%
4 Years and 3 Months $82,502 $2,930 at 3.55%
5 Years and 3 Months $85,433 $2,495 at 2.92%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $55,977 at the low experience of 1 Month; $82,767 at the average experience of 4 Years and 4 Months; and, $92,762 at the top experience of 8 Years and 8 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

11 Years and 1 Month = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top



This position involves the development of web applications using Ruby On Rails.


The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Ruby On Rails;
  • Developer,
    Analyst, Automate, Code, Customize, Database Developer, Design, Develop, Enhance, Modify, Programmer, Programmer Analyst, Revise, Software Developer, Software Engineer, Update or Write Code.


A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
10% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
5% of job descriptions,
Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MA/MS in Information Technology, MA/MS in Information Science, Master of Arts Degree, Master of Science Degree or Ph.D.;
8% of job descriptions;
29% of job descriptions;
17% of job descriptions;
Adobe ActionScript,
5% of job descriptions;
Software Company,
10% of job descriptions,
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Finance Industry,
6% of job descriptions,
Asset Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Financial, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Media Industry,
3% of job descriptions,
Advertising, Entertainment, Media, Public Relations, Publishing, Television Broadcasting or Video
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Security Clearance,
2% of job descriptions;
San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA,
30% of jobs;
Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, CA,
15% of jobs.


United States of America