AU$70,637
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

AU$4,861

Profit Sharing

AU$1,500

The average pay for a Front End Developer / Engineer is AU$69,318 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Node.Js and Angular.Js. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

AU$48,384 - AU$100,918
AU$48K
AU$71K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$70,637
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90%
AU$20.13 - AU$67.77
AU$20
AU$35
AU$68
MEDIAN: AU$34.83
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AU$0AU$107K
Salary AU$48,384 - AU$100,918
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,137
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$96,958
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$47,931 - AU$107,764
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 496
Hourly Data AU$0AU$90
Hourly Rate AU$20.13 - AU$67.77
Overtime AU$90.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$107K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,137
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$96,958
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$47,931 - AU$107,764
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 64

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 2018 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

National Average: AU$71,175

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 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
34%
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%

National Average
AU$71,000

▼1%


▼4%

▼4%

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 91%