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Average Front End Developer / Engineer Salary

$73,075
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,123
Bonus
$1,000
Commission
$2,550
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Front End Developer / Engineer is $73,075.
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$49k
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$73k
90%
$111k
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$49k - $111k
Bonus
$510 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$504 - $14k
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$0 - $1k
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$46k - $116k
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What Do Front End Developer / Engineers Do?

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
(831)
Highly Satisfied
107Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Front End Developer / Engineer are from the companies Adage Technologies, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Amazon.com Inc. 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 $94,335 and $84,600, respectively. Adage Technologies pays the lowest at around $64,602. Something Digital and Booz, Allen, and Hamilton also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $72,538 and $72,997, respectively.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Front End Developer / Engineers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Front End Developer / Engineers?

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 $59,744 based on 358 salaries. An early career Front End Developer / Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,997 based on 3,537 salaries. A mid-career Front End Developer / Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,380 based on 1,462 salaries. An experienced Front End Developer / Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,454 based on 587 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $93,601.
Employees with Front End Developer / Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 49.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (17.5% more) and New York, New York (13.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6,025 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.9%
Early Career
58.7%
Mid Career
24.3%
Experienced
9.7%
Late Career
1.3%