Front End Developer

Front End Developer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$85,000
$66,000
Min 10%
$85,000
Median 50%
$109,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Yieldmo
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does a front end developer make?
Front End Developers in America make, on average, $85,100 a year or $40.91 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 43,000. The top 10 percent earn over $109,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $66,000 annually. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Front End Developer jobs are Washington, Maine, Virginia, Massachusetts, and New Jersey. The typical employment for a Front End Developer is 1.9 years.
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Average Front End Developer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Front End Developer in the United States is $85,100 per year or $40.91 per hour. Working in Seattle, WA as a Front End Developer will pay you the highest wages at around $108,337 per year. The average starting salary in Seattle, WA for Front End Developers is $82,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Front End Developer salaries are Washington, Maine, Virginia, Massachusetts, and New Jersey. Iowa, Indiana, Wisconsin, Louisiana, and Arkansas are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
Seattle, WA
Seattle, WA
$108,337
$108,337
2
2
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
$105,425
$105,425
3
3
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
$102,750
$102,750
4
4
Arlington, VA
Arlington, VA
$99,256
$99,256
5
5
Worcester, MA
Worcester, MA
$95,934
$95,934

Map of Front End Developer Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Front End Developers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Front End Developer Salary By Company

Front End Developers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Front End Developers are in Professional companies and Technology companies. Yieldmo and Sportsrocket are the highest paying companies. Companies like Adobe and Citi also pay high salaries to their Front End Developers.

Average Front End Developer Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Front End Developer works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Telecommunication companies, Health Care companies, and Media companies pay their Front End Developers well. Telecommunication companies pay their Front End Developers the highest wages, averaging $90,928 per year. Health Care companies and Media companies pay well too, at $88,098 and $87,438, respectively. The average salary for Front End Developers in the Technology industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $81,790.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
1
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$90,928
$90,928
2
2
Health Care
Health Care
$88,098
$88,098
3
3
Media
Media
$87,438
$87,438
4
4
Insurance
Insurance
$86,602
$86,602
5
5
Finance
Finance
$86,442
$86,442

Front End Developer Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
San Mateo, CA

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