AU$70,796
Avg. Salary
AU$34.16
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$4,000

Bonus

AU$1,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Front End Developer / Engineer is AU$34.16 per hour.

The average pay for a Front End Developer / Engineer is AU$70,796 per year.

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AU$19.96
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AU$34.16
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AU$70.96
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MEDIAN AU$34.16
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AU$48k
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AU$103k
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MEDIAN AU$70,796
AU$48,448 - AU$102,883
AU$48K
AU$71K
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MEDIAN: AU$70,796
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AU$0AU$108K
Salary AU$48,448 - AU$102,883
Bonus AU$103 - AU$10,067
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$10,033
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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AU$48,014 - AU$108,079
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 566
Hourly Data AU$0AU$90
Hourly Rate AU$19.96 - AU$70.96
Overtime AU$90.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$108K
Bonus AU$103 - AU$10,067
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$10,033
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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AU$48,014 - AU$108,079
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

Job Description for Front End Developer / Engineer

A front end developer/engineer is in charge of managing complex details about projects that require analyzing design requirements, as well as recommending technical solutions to make projects scalable, maintainable, and efficient. They also debug websites to fix mistakes in the code to make sure they are error-free for network administrators and end users. A front end developer/engineer needs to handle stress well and be a great team player, as they will normally work many hours and in team settings to ensure all hardware and software works properly. Their main tools involve a personal computer, and popular software such as a word processor or notepad, programming language editors, and different browser setups to check website errors across platforms. They may work in an office with other professionals in similar positions, such as software developers or web designers, or they may work from home. They report to the organization's IT manager. Besides analyzing code and debugging applications, they also should have working knowledge of several programming languages and able to adapt to new versions of software. They also should be proficient in using Office applications, and have advanced knowledge in databases and networks. In addition, a bachelor's degree in information technology is needed to become a front end developer/engineer. Additional certifications such as the SUN, IBM, Microsoft, and Oracle developer certifications can provide advantages over other applicants. (Copyright 2019 PayScale.com)

Front End Developer / Engineer Tasks
  • Interpret requirements and create project plans to meet schedule and quality goals.
  • Work across teams to identify and solve problems.
  • Document code, including commenting and reporting on features.
  • Program in multiple languages to create specified products.

Front End Developer / Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Front End Developer / Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

8%

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-10%

-22%

National Average: AU$71,034

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Front End Developer / Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Front End Developer / Engineer?

Front End Developer / Engineer in Adelaide:
Pros: Creativity, learning, visual, design, problem solving, computers.
Cons: Small little problem tasks that may be time consuming, and don't really deliver a big pay off but need to be done for general maintenance.

Front End Developer / Engineer in Perth:
"Love it."
Pros: Interesting Projects, Fast-paced and challenging environment, great company culture, Hands-on opportunities to learn.
Cons: Part time, high pressure and deadline driven work.

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Key Stats for Front End Developer / Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
9%

Experience Affects Front End Developer / Engineer Salaries

▲45%

▲12%

National Average
AU$71,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Front End Developer / Engineer Salaries

▲24%

▲10%

▲8%

▲1%

▼0%

National Average
AU$71,000


▼4%

▼4%

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 91%