Average Web Developer Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$63,256
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,447
Bonus
$800
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Web Developer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $63,256.
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$39k
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$63k
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$85k
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MEDIAN $63,256
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Salary
$39k - $85k
Bonus
$550 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $800
Total Pay
$37k - $86k

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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.

Career Paths

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Web Developer
Senior Web Developer
Software Engineer
Front End Developer / Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Web Developer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Web Developer

Skills in JavaScript, Web Development and HTML5 are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include PHP and 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 $49,346 based on 14 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,003 based on 102 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,501 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,417 based on 22 salaries.
Employees with Web Developer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 25.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (10.7% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (10.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (3.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 183 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.7%
Early Career
55.7%
Mid Career
24.6%
Experienced
12.0%