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Average Web Developer Salary in San Diego, California

$57,945
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,904
Bonus
$1,000
Commission
$2,035
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The average salary for a Web Developer in San Diego, California is $57,945.
10%
$42k
MEDIAN
$58k
90%
$88k
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What Do Web Developers Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Web Developers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Web Developers?

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 $50,331 based on 15 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,762 based on 122 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,407 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,497 based on 24 salaries.
Employees with Web Developer in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 25.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (23.6% more) and New York, New York (18.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 207 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.2%
Early Career
58.9%
Mid Career
22.2%
Experienced
11.6%