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Average Web Developer with JavaScript Skills Salary

$59,985
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,003
Bonus
$1,800
Commission
$2,007
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The average salary for a Web Developer with JavaScript skills is $59,985.
10%
$41k
MEDIAN
$60k
90%
$87k
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$41k - $87k
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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.
The top respondents for the job title Web Developer are from the companies Scorpion Design, University of Washington (UW) and Amazon.com Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $97,710. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include University of Washington (UW) and Acadia Healthcare Company Inc, earning around $74,237 and $72,800, respectively. Lewis Communications pays the lowest at around $43,756. Mississippi State University (MSU) and Scorpion Design also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $44,491 and $55,234, respectively.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Web Developers?

Skills in Web Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML, PHP, HTML5 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 $50,905 based on 420 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,403 based on 3,373 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,891 based on 1,057 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,073 based on 497 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $75,830.
Employees with Web Developer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 19.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (17.2% more) and Los Angeles, California (9.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (1.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5,429 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.7%
Early Career
62.1%
Mid Career
19.5%
Experienced
9.2%
Late Career
1.5%