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Cobol Developer Salary by Country

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This article visualizes the median Cobol 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 Cobol developer salary of all the world countries is $35,508 per year or $18 per hour. If you're looking for a breakdown of Cobol salaries for individual country, check out the salaries.

How much does a Cobol developer make worldwide?

$35,508 / Annual

Based on 260 salaries

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

Map of Countries by Cobol Developer Median Salary

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5 Countries with the Highest Cobol Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. United States - $104,640
  2. Canada - $71,850
  3. Germany - $63,984
  4. Italy - $51,189
  5. Belgium - $41,664

5 Countries with the Lowest Cobol Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. India - $12,897
  2. Brazil - $27,492
  3. France - $39,996
  4. Belgium - $41,664
  5. Italy - $51,189

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 Cobol Developer Median Salary

Salary Based on 
1Flag of United States United StatesNorthern America$104,64043 Salaries
2Flag of Canada CanadaNorthern America$71,85014 Salaries
3Flag of Germany GermanyEurope$63,98418 Salaries
4Flag of Italy ItalyEurope$51,18913 Salaries
5Flag of Belgium BelgiumEurope$41,66411 Salaries
6Flag of France FranceEurope$39,99619 Salaries
7Flag of Brazil BrazilLatin America$27,49211 Salaries
8Flag of India IndiaAsia$12,89729 Salaries

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

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