$63,801
Avg. Salary
$26.17
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,923

Bonus

$1,400

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Web Application Developer is $26.17 per hour.

The average pay for a Web Application Developer is $63,801 per year.

10%
$14.24
10%
$26.17
50%
$47.87
90%
90%
MEDIAN $26.17
10%
$44k
10%
$64k
50%
$93k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $63,801
$44,182 - $92,890
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$93K
MEDIAN: $63,801
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$14.24 - $47.87
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$0$95K
Salary $44,182 - $92,890
Bonus $484 - $8,909
Profit Sharing $489 - $8,054
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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$42,281 - $95,885
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 827
Hourly Data $0$57
Hourly Rate $14.24 - $47.87
Overtime $1.29 - $57.93
Annual Data $0$95K
Bonus $484 - $8,909
Profit Sharing $489 - $8,054
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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$42,281 - $95,885
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 119

Job Description for Web Application Developer

Web application developers build, maintain and manage all aspects of a web application. ("Web application" is a catchall term for a number interfaces that utilize the world wide web.) One example would be a website, and another could be a mobile phone or tablet app. Web application developers must plan, build and subsequently manage every process of the application's development. Sometimes this is done as part of a team, but it can also be done independently or under the supervision of the employer. Fluent understanding of common developer languages such as HTML and PHP will nearly always be necessary and may need to be demonstrated via a test or a strong portfolio.

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Web Application 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.

Web Application Developer Pay By Employer

$0$75K

$65,742

Common Career Paths for Web Application Developer


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At the upper end, Web Application Developers who move into a Senior Application Developer role can end up with a hefty increase in pay. The average income for Senior Application Developers is a much higher $95K per year. The most common next step for a Web Application Developer is to become a Senior Web Developer or a Software Engineer. The former position pays an additional $15K per year on average, and the latter position pays $14K more per year.

Web Application Developer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Web Application Developer


Web Application Developers report using a deep pool of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Microsoft SQL Server, .NET, Web Development, and ASP.NET are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML5, MySQL, and Cascading Style Sheets. Most people familiar with Cascading Style Sheets also know HTML.

Pay by Experience Level for Web Application Developer

Pay by Experience for a Web Application Developer has a positive trend. An entry-level Web Application Developer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 367 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Web Application Developer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 144 salaries. An experienced Web Application Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 90 salaries. A Web Application Developer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

14%

1%

-3%

National Average: $64,613

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Web Application Developers, working in the bustling city of San Francisco has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Web Application Developers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Atlanta (+31 percent), Seattle (+26 percent), Minneapolis (+16 percent), and Boston (+15 percent). Compared to the national average, Milwaukee Web Application Developers have considerably lower salaries, 25 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. Employers also pay below the national average in Tulsa (21 percent lower) and Omaha (13 percent lower).

Web Application Developer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Web Application Developer?

Web Application Developer in Denver:
"Loving Mile high life."
Pros: Climate
Cons: Housing costs

Web Application Developer in Oklahoma City:
"Current salary."
Pros: It is convenient.
Cons: Low salary.

Web Application Developer in Washington:
"Stay Engaged."
Continually challenge yourself to learn new technologies. Get involved in the open source community, especially on GitHub.

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Key Stats for Web Application Developer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 170 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Web Application Developer Salaries

▲36%

▲26%

▲12%

National Average
$65,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Web Application Developer Salaries


▲5%


▲1%

ASP.NET Framework
▼0%

National Average
$65,000

C#
▼1%

C# Programming Language
▼1%

jQuery
▼1%

PHP
▼3%

▼4%

SQL
▼4%

▼4%


▼9%

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 170 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 14%