According to the 2019 Stack Overflow Developer Survey, Kotlin is one of the higher paid programming languages
for newer coders. Out of 10,000 Kotlin survey respondents with 2-3 years of experience,
the average Kotlin salary was approximately $57,000. Compare this to the average salary of PHP developers with 3-4 years of experience,
who reported an average salary of only slightly above $40,000. Overall, Kotlin was above average when compared to the pay of other
programming languages, including Java.