The average salary for a Mid-Career Web Developer is $65,336.
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Job Description for Web Developer
Most of the time, web developers work in an office. Web developers build the backbone of websites. Employers often require candidates to have a bachelor’s degree in computer science, programming, informational technology, or another relevant fields. However, some companies will accept candidates with enough years of experience in lieu of bachelor's degree requirements. They must have excellent oral and written communication skills. They must have good presentation skills. They must be able …Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Web Developer
The top respondents for the job title Web Developer are from the companies TCS America, Amazon.com Inc and State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $102,000. State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook pays the lowest at around $60,000.
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Popular Skills for Web Developer
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 $50,078 based on 3,340 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,966 based on 7,882 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,290 based on 1,553 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $76,769.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Web Developer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 26.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (17.7% more) and New York, New York (16.9% more).
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