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Developer Salary

$39,695 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Developer is $39,695 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Developer is between $29,883 and $47,813. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Developer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Develops exposed photographic film or sensitized paper in series of chemical and water baths to produce negative or positive prints: mixes developing and fixing solutions, following formula.
  • Immerses exposed film or photographic paper in developer solution to bring out latent image.
  • Immerses negative or paper in stop-bath to arrest developer action, in hyposolution to fix image, and in water to remove chemicals.
  • Dries prints or negatives, using sponge or squeegee, or places them in mechanical air drier.
  • May produce color photographs, negatives, and slides, using color reproduction processes, and be designated color-laboratory technician (photofinishing).
Developer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Job family population: 22,450

Estimated population of Developer jobs: 3,280

Rate of error: 3.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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