$54,707
Avg. Salary
$20.62
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,947

Bonus

$1,500

Profit Sharing

$2,048

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Web Designer & Developer is $20.62 per hour.

The average pay for a Web Designer & Developer is $54,707 per year.

10%
$12.39
10%
$20.62
50%
$47.34
90%
90%
MEDIAN $20.62
10%
$38k
10%
$55k
50%
$87k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $54,707
$38,147 - $86,508
$38K
$55K
$87K
MEDIAN: $54,707
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$12.39 - $47.34
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$0$91K
Salary $38,147 - $86,508
Bonus $199 - $8,593
Profit Sharing $9.86 - $8,358
Commission $710 - $39,453
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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$33,310 - $91,075
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,430
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $12.39 - $47.34
Hourly Tips $6.25
Overtime $17.38 - $51.77
Annual Data $0$91K
Bonus $199 - $8,593
Commission $710 - $39,453
Profit Sharing $9.86 - $8,358
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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$33,310 - $91,075
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 444

Job Description for Web Designer & Developer

A web designer and developer is responsible for the creation, maintenance, and development of a company’s website. Web designers and developers work within creative teams to provide high-quality, accessible, original ideas about their company's website and its associated features.

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Web Designer & 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.

Common Career Paths for Web Designer & Developer


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Though not the most common occurrence, Web Designer & Developers sometimes become Senior Software Engineers, where the average income is $94K per year. It is more probable, however, that Web Designer & Developers become Web Developers or Senior Web Developers.

Web Designer & Developer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Web Designer & Developer


Survey participants wield an impressively varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in User Interface Design, JavaScript, Web Development, and jQuery are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 17 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include PHP, Wordpress, and Internet Information Server. Those educated in Cascading Style Sheets tend to be well versed in Adobe Photoshop and Web Development.

Pay by Experience Level for Web Designer & Developer

Pay by Experience for a Web Designer & Developer has a positive trend. An entry-level Web Designer & Developer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 675 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Web Designer & Developer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 384 salaries. An experienced Web Designer & Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 166 salaries. A Web Designer & Developer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,710

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

For Web Designer & Developers, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 65 percent greater than the national average. Web Designer & Developers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+42 percent), Washington (+41 percent), Seattle (+30 percent), and Los Angeles (+28 percent). Indianapolis is the lowest-paying area, 16 percent south of the national average. Workers in Portland and Philadelphia earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (12 percent less and 4 percent less, respectively).

Web Designer & Developer Reviews

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

Web Designer & Developer in Denver:
"Puzzles towards a happy user."
Pros: I research a problem, interview my users, design a ui, and write a code to implement it. It is puzzles from a to z. I love it.
Cons: When you get to z, and people change their mind about a.

Web Designer & Developer in Dallas:
Pros: Make home-office. Flexibility of hours.
Cons: If you fix something another thing will broke.

Web Designer & Developer in Austin:
"Learn how to develop."
Learn how to be both a good designer and developer. This will take you a lot further than just learning one or the other.

Web Designer & Developer in Irvine:
Pros: People work like a team, flexibility, good office condition, great management team.
Cons:

Web Designer & Developer in Kansas City:
"It's not what you know."
Technology changes. It doesn't matter what languages or tools you know. Adaptability and critical thinking is key.

Web Designer & Developer in Seattle:
"Be Prepared To Learn And Adjust Quickly."
With the web and its technologies moving so quickly, its very important that you are the type of person who takes it upon themselves to learn. This could mean learning techniques, or new frameworks. Sometimes, you may be required to learn a whole new programming/template language! You have to have the desire to know as much as you can about the techniques, languages, and platforms you are employed to use.

Web Designer & Developer in Irving:
"Type Of Software And Technology Being Used For Development."
Research the type of development platforms being used and if the department you are going to work for is keeping up with the latest technology and is encouraging learning new technology and services. Also research department rules about work such as working remotely and or flex hours as well as work environment is it relaxed with a good work life balance or is it restrictive and stressful with long work hours and harsh deadlines that are unreasonable.

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Key Stats for Web Designer & Developer

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 346 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Web Designer & Developer Salaries

▲54%

▲32%

▲12%

National Average
$53,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Web Designer & Developer Salaries


▲3%


▲2%

National Average
$53,000

Web Design
▼2%

Adobe Illustrator
▼2%

Graphic Design
▼2%


▼4%


▼4%


Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼8%

▼9%

PHP
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 346 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 27%