The average salary for an Experienced Web Developer in Boston, Massachusetts is $74,520.
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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.
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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 $58,354 based on 11 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,758 based on 101 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,393 based on 38 salaries.
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Employees with Web Developer in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 18.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (16.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (13.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (0.0% less).
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