What does a Blockchain Developer do?

Blockchain developers design, execute, and maintain database technology systems in which data is stored in a linked structure known as a blockchain. They plan and create blockchain architecture and oversee network design and integration. They often employ cutting-edge, innovative technology to create systems and infrastructures used for sensitive transactions and to store information or assets in environments where maintaining privacy and security is critical. They are responsible for implementing and maintaining security protocol that keep cryptocurrency, digital assets, and other electronic materials or information secure.

Blockchain developers typically have at least a bachelor’s degree in a computer science field. They must have hands-on experience working with blockchain technologies such as Hyperledger, along with proficiency with programming languages like Java and Solidity. Strong code-writing and programming skills are expected.

Work/Life Balance
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Avg. Experience8+ years

Blockchain Developer Salaries

Average Base Pay

$109,766 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $110K
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Blockchain Developer Career Path

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Blockchain Architect
Aug 15, 2021

“life Balance on and average it is good but not so excellent too and i can understand as you guys are startup too parallelly.”

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Blockchain Developer
Aug 2, 2021

“You will find good people to work with ( who landed the way you did ).”

Blockchain Developer
Aug 17, 2021

“Good for learning”

Yesbit TechnologyYesbit Technology
Blockchain Developer
Nov 19, 2019

“amazing people to work with”

Blockchain Engineer
Nov 16, 2021

“Competitive salary as a part”

Blockchain Developer
Jan 18, 2021

“working conditions are good i really enjoyed”

Blockchain Engineer
Aug 5, 2021

“great compensation package”

Blockchain Developer
Dec 22, 2020

“Good technologies to work with.”

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