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Mobile software developers design and build applications (which are often referred to as apps) for mobile devices, which include smartphones, tablet computers, e-readers, and wearables. They are also known as mobile software designers. Approximately 686,470 software application developers are employed in the United States. 

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

Much Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Creative

Problem-Solving

Technical

Career Ladder
Software Manager or Independent Consultant

Mobile Software Project Team Leader

Mobile Software Developer

Computer Programmer or Web Developer