Senior Web Developer Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Senior Web Developer is $76,749 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Senior Web Developer Total Pay (?
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$50,904 - $104,248
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MEDIAN: $76,749
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Senior Web Developer Total Pay (?
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$19.59 - $73.31
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MEDIAN: $41.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,904 - $104,248  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,100  
Profit Sharing
$817 - $7,757  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,761 - $113,517  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,077
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$19.59 - $73.31  
   
Overtime
$25.96 - $80.05  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,100  
   
Profit Sharing
$817 - $7,757  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,761 - $113,517  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,077
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Job Description for Senior Web Developer
Senior web developers are the leads in developing websites. They think much like advertising specialists in that they want to design their web pages to attract traffic to it and therefore to the company and its products. Senior web developers also have an advanced technical know-how with computers as well as the Internet.
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Senior Web Developer Tasks
  • Write code to generate web pages, access databases and business logic servers.
  • Work with with designers and content producers.
  • Test and document software for web sites.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for web sites.
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$79,000
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Experience Affects Senior Web Developer Salaries

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$79,000

Skills That Affect Senior Web Developer Salaries

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C#
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Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
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Gender
Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 13%
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