Average Early-Career Web Developer with Web Development Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$63,455
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$2,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Web Developer with Web Development skills in Chicago, Illinois is $63,455.
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$46k
MEDIAN
$63k
90%
$84k
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$46k - $84k
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$972 - $5k
Total Pay
$44k - $91k

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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 C# Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include PHP, HTML5, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and JavaScript.

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 $61,463 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,069 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,206 based on 16 salaries.
Employees with Web Developer in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 8.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (6.1% more) and New York, New York (5.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (13.2% less), Atlanta, Georgia (7.3% less) and San Diego, California (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 44 survey responses.
Entry Level
25.0%
Mid Career
38.6%
Experienced
36.4%