Average Web Developer with JavaScript Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$63,887
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,432
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for a Web Developer with JavaScript skills in Chicago, Illinois is $63,887.
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$45k
MEDIAN
$64k
90%
$86k
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$45k - $86k
Bonus
$480 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $3k
Total Pay
$44k - $89k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Web Developer

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

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 $51,774 based on 26 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,362 based on 123 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,420 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,522 based on 19 salaries.
Employees with Web Developer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (12.0% more) and New York, New York (8.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (7.0% less), San Diego, California (5.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (2.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 202 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.9%
Early Career
60.9%
Mid Career
16.8%
Experienced
9.4%