Average Early-Career Web Developer with Wordpress Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$59,076
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$407
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The average salary for an Early-Career Web Developer with Wordpress skills in Chicago, Illinois is $59,076.
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MEDIAN $59,076
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$44k - $73k
Bonus
$200 - $750
Total Pay
$30k - $74k

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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%)

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Popular Skills for Web Developer

Skills in JavaScript, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Web Development and HTML5 are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include PHP.

Pay by Experience Level for Web Developer

A mid-career Web Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $70,496 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Web Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,767 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Web Developer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 4.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (27.8% less), Salt Lake City, Utah (23.8% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (15.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 11 survey responses.
Mid Career
45.5%
Experienced
54.5%