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Do some market research. What do similar applications cost?

You need to get paid for your time spent developing that application.

You need to get paid for your time supporting it. Consider a support contract for this part.

You need to get paid a living wage. Don't accept less than you would as a retail employee for the same work, but software developers typically get paid more. Maybe look into the mean compensation for what developers with an equivalent amount of experience get.

Don't sell them the application. Sell them the right to use the application. Make sure you retain rights to sell it to other customers, possibly ones that compete with them, multiplying what you earn for your efforts. Non-competition sales are also done, they cost more, especially if the application would otherwise have value to other customers.

Buying source code to an application usually costs more, so make it clear whether that's included or not (preferably not). If you've already published the source code, take it down now.

Expect that your company is probably expecting to get a bargain on your work. If you can sell it to other companies, you may have to let your employer have it cheap to get your first customer, but then you can charge what it's actually worth to others. This feels wrong, and it feels wrong to be telling you to do this, but you probably won't get a second opportunity like this.
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