The average salary for a Web Developer in Canada is C$51,923.
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Job Description for Web Developer
Most of the time, web developers work in an office. Web developers build the backbone of websites. Employers often require candidates to have a bachelor’s degree in computer science, programming, informational technology, or another relevant fields. However, some companies will accept candidates with enough years of experience in lieu of bachelor's degree requirements. They must have excellent oral and written communication skills. They must have good presentation skills. They must be able …Read more
Web Developer Tasks
- Write, modify, and debug software for web sites.
- Write code to generate web pages, access databases and business logic servers.
- Test and document software for web sites.
- Work with designers and content producers.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Web Developer
The top respondents for the job title Web Developer are from the companies Nurun Inc., CGI Group Inc. and Black Press. Reported salaries are highest at Bell Canada where the average pay is C$86,957. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Critical Mass Inc. and CGI Group Inc., earning around C$80,000 and C$69,410, respectively. ICOM Productions pays the lowest at around C$44,219. Nurun Inc. and Black Press also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$47,000 and C$51,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Web Developer
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Pay by Experience Level for Web Developer
An entry-level Web Developer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$45,133 based on 232 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$50,424 based on 1,652 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$59,980 based on 622 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$67,435 based on 278 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$71,668.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Web Developer in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 8.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ottawa, Ontario (5.1% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in London, Ontario (11.6% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (6.2% less) and Montréal, Québec (2.8% less).
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