Average Early-Career Web Developer Salary in San Jose, California

$78,607
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$5,087
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The average salary for an Early-Career Web Developer in San Jose, California is $78,607.
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$47k
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$79k
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$105k
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MEDIAN $78,607
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Salary
$47k - $105k
Bonus
$3k - $9k
Total Pay
$44k - $105k

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Job Description for Web Developer

Web 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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Web Developer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Web Developer
Senior Web Developer
Software Engineer
Front End Developer / Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Web Developer

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

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 $67,193 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,077 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,990 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (30.0% less), Atlanta, Georgia (28.0% less) and Los Angeles, California (20.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 23 survey responses.
Entry Level
30.4%
Mid Career
47.8%
Experienced
21.7%