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C Developer Salary by Country

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This article visualizes the median C developer salary on a world map 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 C developer salary of all the world countries is $22,956 per year or $12 per hour. If you're looking for a breakdown of C salaries for individual country, check out the salaries.

How much does a C developer make worldwide?

$22,956 / Annual

Based on 53486 salaries

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

Map of Countries by C Developer Median Salary

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10 Countries with the Highest C Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. United States - $112,404
  2. Israel - $109,404
  3. Switzerland - $101,649
  4. Ireland - $86,478
  5. Denmark - $86,040
  6. Australia - $80,172
  7. Iceland - $79,956
  8. Norway - $78,764
  9. Canada - $77,144
  10. Luxembourg - $75,426

10 Countries with the Lowest C Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. Cameroon - $3,960
  2. Myanmar - $4,122
  3. Madagascar - $5,784
  4. Côte d'Ivoire - $5,856
  5. Sudan - $6,528
  6. Tanzania - $6,756
  7. Ethiopia - $7,128
  8. Pakistan - $7,200
  9. Algeria - $7,440
  10. Nepal - $7,739

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 by C Developer Median Salary

Salary Based on 
1Flag of United States United StatesNorthern America$112,40410821 Salaries
2Flag of Israel IsraelAsia$109,404553 Salaries
3Flag of Switzerland SwitzerlandEurope$101,649654 Salaries
4Flag of Ireland IrelandEurope$86,478271 Salaries
5Flag of Denmark DenmarkEurope$86,040484 Salaries
6Flag of Australia AustraliaOceania$80,1721109 Salaries
7Flag of Iceland IcelandEurope$79,95625 Salaries
8Flag of Norway NorwayEurope$78,764476 Salaries
9Flag of Canada CanadaNorthern America$77,1442082 Salaries
10Flag of Luxembourg LuxembourgEurope$75,42638 Salaries
11Flag of United Kingdom United KingdomEurope$71,0933442 Salaries
12Flag of New Zealand New ZealandOceania$70,279413 Salaries
13Flag of Singapore SingaporeAsia$64,544138 Salaries
14Flag of Germany GermanyEurope$63,9843818 Salaries
15Flag of Finland FinlandEurope$60,972481 Salaries
16Flag of Netherlands NetherlandsEurope$57,7201270 Salaries
17Flag of Sweden SwedenEurope$56,0761011 Salaries
18Flag of Japan JapanAsia$55,756299 Salaries
19Flag of Austria AustriaEurope$54,618566 Salaries
20Flag of Malta MaltaEurope$51,88731 Salaries
21Flag of Saudi Arabia Saudi ArabiaAsia$51,73252 Salaries
22Flag of Hong Kong Hong KongAsia$50,878108 Salaries
23Flag of Cyprus CyprusAsia$49,10834 Salaries
24Flag of Estonia EstoniaEurope$48,627132 Salaries
25Flag of France FranceEurope$47,9901978 Salaries
26Flag of Belgium BelgiumEurope$47,458520 Salaries
27Flag of Lithuania LithuaniaEurope$46,704187 Salaries
28Flag of United Arab Emirates United Arab EmiratesAsia$45,750114 Salaries
29Flag of South Africa South AfricaAfrica$44,028409 Salaries
30Flag of Uruguay UruguayLatin America$42,000119 Salaries
31Flag of Czech Republic Czech RepublicEurope$41,568541 Salaries
32Flag of Slovenia SloveniaEurope$41,232220 Salaries
33Flag of Poland PolandEurope$41,0041394 Salaries
34Flag of Spain SpainEurope$40,5251244 Salaries
35Flag of South Korea South KoreaAsia$39,302116 Salaries
36Flag of Ukraine UkraineEurope$39,000460 Salaries
37Flag of Latvia LatviaEurope$38,91670 Salaries
38Flag of Slovakia SlovakiaEurope$37,620179 Salaries
39Flag of Romania RomaniaEurope$37,560458 Salaries
40Flag of Italy ItalyEurope$36,7531121 Salaries
41Flag of Costa Rica Costa RicaLatin America$36,00068 Salaries
42Flag of Argentina ArgentinaLatin America$35,028449 Salaries
43Flag of China ChinaAsia$34,296270 Salaries
44Flag of Bulgaria BulgariaEurope$34,248290 Salaries
45Flag of Portugal PortugalEurope$33,929436 Salaries
46Flag of Hungary HungaryEurope$33,480349 Salaries
47Flag of Russia RussiaEurope$32,724910 Salaries
48Flag of Armenia ArmeniaAsia$32,35256 Salaries
49Flag of Croatia CroatiaEurope$31,344173 Salaries
50Flag of Jordan JordanAsia$30,46840 Salaries
51Flag of Chile ChileLatin America$29,640171 Salaries
52Flag of Moldova MoldovaEurope$29,18629 Salaries
53Flag of North Korea North KoreaAsia$28,92232 Salaries
54Flag of Taiwan TaiwanAsia$28,448174 Salaries
55Flag of Belarus BelarusEurope$27,696108 Salaries
56Flag of Montenegro MontenegroEurope$27,12018 Salaries
57Flag of Thailand ThailandAsia$27,048117 Salaries
58Flag of Serbia SerbiaEurope$26,661213 Salaries
59Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and HerzegovinaEurope$26,18476 Salaries
60Flag of Georgia GeorgiaAsia$25,74894 Salaries
61Flag of Iran IranAsia$25,656455 Salaries
62Flag of Greece GreeceEurope$25,596365 Salaries
63Flag of Macedonia MacedoniaEurope$24,47440 Salaries
64Flag of Panama PanamaLatin America$24,00028 Salaries
65Flag of Brazil BrazilLatin America$23,6761837 Salaries
66Flag of Colombia ColombiaLatin America$22,956342 Salaries
67Flag of Mexico MexicoLatin America$22,620557 Salaries
68Flag of Ecuador EcuadorLatin America$21,60086 Salaries
69Flag of Kyrgyzstan KyrgyzstanAsia$21,47414 Salaries
70Flag of Turkey TurkeyAsia$20,712690 Salaries
71Flag of Jamaica JamaicaLatin America$19,86115 Salaries
72Flag of Guatemala GuatemalaLatin America$19,66849 Salaries
73Flag of Dominican Republic Dominican RepublicLatin America$19,46099 Salaries
74Flag of Azerbaijan AzerbaijanAsia$19,38638 Salaries
75Flag of El Salvador El SalvadorLatin America$18,00029 Salaries
76Flag of Lebanon LebanonAsia$18,00047 Salaries
77Flag of Bolivia BoliviaLatin America$18,00039 Salaries
78Flag of Palestine PalestineAsia$17,40016 Salaries
79Flag of Paraguay ParaguayLatin America$17,05246 Salaries
80Flag of Kazakhstan KazakhstanAsia$16,82642 Salaries
81Flag of Kosovo KosovoEurope$16,49422 Salaries
82Flag of Nicaragua NicaraguaLatin America$16,37118 Salaries
83Flag of Uzbekistan UzbekistanAsia$15,96036 Salaries
84Flag of Peru PeruLatin America$15,960114 Salaries
85Flag of Albania AlbaniaEurope$15,90043 Salaries
86Flag of Honduras HondurasLatin America$15,77720 Salaries
87Flag of Iraq IraqAsia$15,67223 Salaries
88Flag of Mauritius MauritiusAfrica$14,58014 Salaries
89Flag of Malaysia MalaysiaAsia$14,412159 Salaries
90Flag of India IndiaAsia$14,1874060 Salaries
91Flag of Morocco MoroccoAfrica$13,242106 Salaries
92Flag of Mongolia MongoliaAsia$13,07412 Salaries
93Flag of Cambodia CambodiaAsia$12,60018 Salaries
94Flag of Philippines PhilippinesAsia$12,132219 Salaries
95Flag of Syria SyriaAsia$11,65219 Salaries
96Flag of Nigeria NigeriaAfrica$11,520225 Salaries
97Flag of Zimbabwe ZimbabweAfrica$11,40014 Salaries
98Flag of Kenya KenyaAfrica$11,124134 Salaries
99Flag of Egypt EgyptAfrica$11,082228 Salaries
100Flag of Rwanda RwandaAfrica$11,03416 Salaries
101Flag of Venezuela VenezuelaLatin America$10,80094 Salaries
102Flag of Viet Nam Viet NamAsia$10,356168 Salaries
103Flag of Sri Lanka Sri LankaAsia$9,888207 Salaries
104Flag of Tunisia TunisiaAfrica$9,60064 Salaries
105Flag of Uganda UgandaAfrica$9,33040 Salaries
106Flag of Cuba CubaLatin America$9,31832 Salaries
107Flag of Ghana GhanaAfrica$8,42444 Salaries
108Flag of Bangladesh BangladeshAsia$8,184344 Salaries
109Flag of Indonesia IndonesiaAsia$7,908262 Salaries
110Flag of Nepal NepalAsia$7,739132 Salaries
111Flag of Algeria AlgeriaAfrica$7,44015 Salaries
112Flag of Pakistan PakistanAsia$7,200504 Salaries
113Flag of Ethiopia EthiopiaAfrica$7,12848 Salaries
114Flag of Tanzania TanzaniaAfrica$6,75630 Salaries
115Flag of Sudan SudanAfrica$6,52817 Salaries
116Flag of Côte d'Ivoire Côte d'IvoireAfrica$5,85613 Salaries
117Flag of Madagascar MadagascarAfrica$5,78412 Salaries
118Flag of Myanmar MyanmarAsia$4,12220 Salaries
119Flag of Cameroon CameroonAfrica$3,96018 Salaries

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

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