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Average Mid-Career Web Developer Salary in San Jose, California

$97,713
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Web Developer in San Jose, California is $97,713.
10%
$61k
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$98k
90%
$118k
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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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Web Developer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Web Developer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Web Developers?

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

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 $74,922 based on 6 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,771 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,475 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (31.0% less), Denver, Colorado (30.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (25.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 45 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.3%
Early Career
75.6%
Experienced
11.1%