Average Web Developer Salary in San Francisco, California

$81,263
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,064
Bonus
$8,000
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The average salary for a Web Developer in San Francisco, California is $81,263.
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$58k
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$81k
90%
$120k
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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, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and Web Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include PHP and HTML5.

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 $71,882 based on 22 salaries. An early career Web Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,446 based on 100 salaries. A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,259 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,891 based on 31 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 (28.2% less), Atlanta, Georgia (23.5% less) and Chicago, Illinois (19.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 193 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.4%
Early Career
51.8%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
16.1%