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Java Developer Salary by Country in Africa

Martin Milo
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This article visualizes the median Java developer salary on a map of Africa and in the table as a list. The median salary is a metric that identifies the country's midpoint of available salaries. Not to be confused with average or mean metrics, the median is better suited to eliminate extreme outliers from a statistic which could cripple its accuracy.

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As of 2022, the estimated median Java developer salary of countries in Africa is $8,648 per year or $4 per hour. If you're looking for a breakdown of Java salaries for individual country, check out the salaries.

How much does a Java developer make in Africa?

$8,648 / Annual

Based on 1504 salaries

The data come from StackOverflow's annual developer surveys, and can you can find them on this link -

Map of Countries in Africa by Java Developer Median Salary

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5 Countries in Africa with the Highest Java Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. South Africa - $41,724
  2. Mauritius - $16,980
  3. Rwanda - $14,844
  4. Morocco - $12,936
  5. Kenya - $11,868

5 Countries in Africa with the Lowest Java Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. Cameroon - $3,960
  2. Madagascar - $5,784
  3. Côte d'Ivoire - $6,342
  4. Tanzania - $6,603
  5. Sudan - $6,606

For the complete table with sortable options, please check out the table of the available countries below. Feel free to reach out if you don't see your country on the table or the data is unavailable on the map.

List of Countries in Africa by Java Developer Median Salary

Salary Based on 
1Flag of South Africa South Africa$41,724361 Salaries
2Flag of Mauritius Mauritius$16,98011 Salaries
3Flag of Rwanda Rwanda$14,84416 Salaries
4Flag of Morocco Morocco$12,936107 Salaries
5Flag of Kenya Kenya$11,868134 Salaries
6Flag of Egypt Egypt$11,544229 Salaries
7Flag of Nigeria Nigeria$10,959236 Salaries
8Flag of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe$10,40012 Salaries
9Flag of Tunisia Tunisia$9,99666 Salaries
10Flag of Uganda Uganda$8,40039 Salaries
11Flag of Ghana Ghana$7,86047 Salaries
12Flag of Algeria Algeria$7,64416 Salaries
13Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia$7,12848 Salaries
14Flag of Sudan Sudan$6,60618 Salaries
15Flag of Tanzania Tanzania$6,60326 Salaries
16Flag of Côte d'Ivoire Côte d'Ivoire$6,34214 Salaries
17Flag of Madagascar Madagascar$5,78412 Salaries
18Flag of Cameroon Cameroon$3,96019 Salaries

If you want to become a Java developer, keep in mind that the current median salary shouldn't be the main reason for your decision to learn the language or a specific technology. More years of experience and certain regions or cities within the country can also increase the median salary.

Breakdown of Java Developer Salary in other Regions

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