Average Front End Developer / Engineer Salary

$71,297
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,072
Bonus
$1,000
Commission
$2,414
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Front End Developer / Engineer is $71,297.
10%
$47k
MEDIAN
$71k
90%
$108k
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Salary
$47k - $108k
Bonus
$499 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$488 - $10k
Commission
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$45k - $111k

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Job Description for Front End Developer / Engineer

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.

Job Satisfaction for Front End Developer / Engineer

4 out of 5
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The top respondents for the job title Front End Developer / Engineer are from the companies Adage Technologies, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Accenture. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $121,528. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Accenture, earning around $94,333 and $80,376, respectively. Adage Technologies pays the lowest at around $63,493. Something Digital and Booz, Allen, and Hamilton also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $72,339 and $73,333, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Front End Developer / Engineer

Skills in JavaScript, React.js and Angular.js are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML5 and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).

Pay by Experience Level for Front End Developer / Engineer

An entry-level Front End Developer / Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,788 based on 402 salaries. An early career Front End Developer / Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,189 based on 3,743 salaries. A mid-career Front End Developer / Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,058 based on 1,582 salaries. An experienced Front End Developer / Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,944 based on 682 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,704.
Employees with Front End Developer / Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 44.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (17.3% more) and New York, New York (13.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6,486 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.2%
Early Career
57.7%
Mid Career
24.4%
Experienced
10.5%
Late Career
1.2%