The average salary for a Senior Web Developer is AU$83,477.
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Job Description for Senior Web Developer
Senior web developers are employed in a variety of industries, including pharmaceuticals and information technology (IT). Most employers prefer candidates who have at least a bachelor's degree in computer technology, although some companies may allow experience to compensate for formal education. Most employers also prefer applicants who have at least 4 years of experience in web design, web software management, and/or technical web support. Aspiring senior web developers should be proficient i…Read more
Senior Web Developer Tasks
- Test and document software for web sites.
- Work with designers and content producers.
- Write, modify, and debug software for web sites.
- Write code to generate web pages, access databases and business logic servers.
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Popular Skills for Senior Web Developer
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Web Developer
An early career Senior Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$79,634 based on 52 salaries. A mid-career Senior Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$83,862 based on 127 salaries. An experienced Senior Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$86,592 based on 78 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$80,053.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Web Developer in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 6.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (0.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (10.2% less), Gold Coast, Queensland (7.3% less) and Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) (5.3% less).
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