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SQL Developer Salary by Country in Africa

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This article visualizes the median SQL 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 SQL developer salary of countries in Africa is $10,692 per year or $5 per hour. If you're looking for a breakdown of SQL salaries for individual country, check out the salaries.

How much does a SQL developer make in Africa?

$10,692 / Annual

Based on 935 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 SQL Developer Median Salary

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

  1. South Africa - $40,836
  2. Kenya - $12,792
  3. Egypt - $12,678
  4. Morocco - $12,036
  5. Nigeria - $10,698

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

  1. Cameroon - $4,005
  2. Côte d'Ivoire - $5,856
  3. Tanzania - $7,095
  4. Ghana - $8,988
  5. Ethiopia - $9,012

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 SQL Developer Median Salary

Salary Based on 
1Flag of South Africa South Africa$40,836278 Salaries
2Flag of Kenya Kenya$12,79273 Salaries
3Flag of Egypt Egypt$12,678128 Salaries
4Flag of Morocco Morocco$12,03662 Salaries
5Flag of Nigeria Nigeria$10,698114 Salaries
6Flag of Sudan Sudan$10,69211 Salaries
7Flag of Tunisia Tunisia$10,52443 Salaries
8Flag of Uganda Uganda$10,15824 Salaries
9Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia$9,01225 Salaries
10Flag of Ghana Ghana$8,98825 Salaries
11Flag of Tanzania Tanzania$7,09520 Salaries
12Flag of Côte d'Ivoire Côte d'Ivoire$5,85611 Salaries
13Flag of Cameroon Cameroon$4,00514 Salaries

If you want to become a SQL 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 SQL Developer Salary in other Regions

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