Average Junior Web Developer Salary
$59,000 yearly
$28.52 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$46,000
10 %
$59,000
Median
$75,000
90 %
What Is The Average Junior Web Developer Salary?
The average junior web developer salary is $59,321 per year, or $28.52 per hour, in the United States. In terms of salary range, an entry level junior web developer salary is roughly $46,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $75,000. If you like following the crowd, technology and finance companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out finance, insurance, and energy companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. Washington, Virginia, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and California provide the highest junior web developer salaries.

Average Junior Web Developer Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where junior web developers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Junior Web Developer average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$55,671
$26.76
Alaska
$67,938
$32.66
Arizona
$45,860
$22.05
Arkansas
$43,293
$20.81
California
$70,219
$33.76
Colorado
$62,515
$30.06
Connecticut
$67,617
$32.51
Delaware
$58,642
$28.19
District of Columbia
$72,054
$34.64
Florida
$50,213
$24.14
Georgia
$61,646
$29.64
Hawaii
$51,732
$24.87
Idaho
$45,299
$21.78
Illinois
$55,692
$26.77
Indiana
$42,885
$20.62
Iowa
$40,927
$19.68
Kansas
$45,224
$21.74
Kentucky
$65,368
$31.43
Louisiana
$39,766
$19.12
Maine
$55,860
$26.86
Maryland
$62,306
$29.95
Massachusetts
$70,670
$33.98
Michigan
$53,294
$25.62
Minnesota
$62,099
$29.86
Mississippi
$54,339
$26.12
Missouri
$57,352
$27.57
Montana
$44,287
$21.29
Nebraska
$45,418
$21.84
Nevada
$48,272
$23.21
New Hampshire
$55,546
$26.70
New Jersey
$71,113
$34.19
New Mexico
$48,251
$23.20
New York
$58,903
$28.32
North Carolina
$57,857
$27.82
North Dakota
$47,165
$22.68
Ohio
$52,462
$25.22
Oklahoma
$52,315
$25.15
Oregon
$50,161
$24.12
Pennsylvania
$56,634
$27.23
Rhode Island
$55,738
$26.80
South Carolina
$61,192
$29.42
South Dakota
$45,114
$21.69
Tennessee
$54,446
$26.18
Texas
$59,999
$28.85
Utah
$57,124
$27.46
Vermont
$54,240
$26.08
Virginia
$71,249
$34.25
Washington
$72,986
$35.09
West Virginia
$55,813
$26.83
Wisconsin
$48,890
$23.50
Wyoming
$64,499
$31.01

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Highest Paying Cities For Junior Web Developer

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
San Francisco, CA
$77,303
$37.16
Everett, WA
$74,173
$35.66
McLean, VA
$72,618
$34.91
Washington, DC
$72,106
$34.67
Boston, MA
$70,641
$33.96
Annapolis, MD
$62,383
$29.99

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Average Junior Web Developer Salary Over Time

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

Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $59,300
    $28.52
    +2.1%
    2020
    $58,100
    $27.93
    +2.7%
    2019
    $56,500
    $27.16
    +1.8%
    2018
    $55,500
    $26.69
    +2.3%
    2017
    $54,200
    $26.08
    +0.5%

    How Much Do Junior Web Developers Make In Different Industries?

    As we previously stated, junior web developer salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that finance, insurance, and energy companies tend to offer much higher salaries for junior web developers. For example, junior web developers make a whopping average salary of $86,024 while working for finance companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $75,950 at insurance companies and $75,327 at energy companies. But junior web developers may want to avoid working in the health care industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $63,553.
    RankIndustryAverage Junior Web Developer SalaryJunior Web Developer Salary Range
    1
    Finance
    $86,024
    $56k
    $97k
    2
    Insurance
    $75,950
    $56k
    $97k
    3
    Energy
    $75,327
    $56k
    $97k
    4
    Retail
    $70,337
    $56k
    $97k
    5
    Technology
    $69,715
    $56k
    $97k
    6
    Manufacturing
    $69,555
    $56k
    $97k

    High Paying Junior Web Developer Jobs

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Mobile Applications Developer

    Avg. salary: $89,549

    A mobile application developer is responsible for designing programming applications for mobile devices according to clients' specifications and business demands. Mobile application developers must have excellent knowledge of the technology industry, as well as computer system commands to develop efficient scripts and smooth navigation of operating systems. They analyze the clients' needs and recommend application solutions within their budget limitations and timeframe. A mobile application developer identifies inconsistencies and glitches with the output before submission to ensure its stability and optimal performance.
    103,228 Mobile Applications Developer Jobs
    Software Developer Internship

    Avg. salary: $41,722

    A software developer intern is responsible for assisting the software engineers with the design implementation and shadowing their duties to understand the processes more efficiently. Software developer interns use their classroom knowledge on practical applications, suggesting recommendations on how to make the project successful. They also respond to clients' inquiries and concerns, attend meetings, and help with maintaining complex systems and networks. A software developer intern must have excellent communication skills, as well as having strong attention to detail and the ability to learn fast.
    177,481 Software Developer Internship Jobs
    Sharepoint Developer

    Avg. salary: $87,067

    A Sharepoint developer is responsible for designing Sharepoint servers, implementing strategic procedures to improve operational functions and business activities. Sharepoint developers work closely with the clients' for their specifications, analyzing their content requirements, and recommending solutions according to their budget goals and set timeframe. They also run multiple diagnostic tests and configuration to the website, ensuring its efficiency, accuracy, and smooth navigation for users. A Sharepoint developer must have excellent knowledge of utilizing various software tools and programs, including programming language and system codes, creating interfaces, resolving system glitches, and debugging codes.
    94,311 Sharepoint Developer Jobs
    Web Design/Development

    Avg. salary: $71,089

    A web design/development is responsible for creating a high-performing website by utilizing programming skills and languages and digital expertise. This job requires working closely with the clients for the progress and updates, carefully analyzing their specifications and requirements, including the submission timeframe. A web design/development employee runs multiple diagnostic tests on the website, identifying its inconsistencies, and perform adjustments as needed to boost optimal performance and easy navigation. They must have excellent creativity on top of their computer expertise, especially on designing content and page structure, adhering to the business brand and functionality.
    122,618 Web Design/Development Jobs
    Applications Developer

    Avg. salary: $81,439

    An application developer is responsible for creating program applications for devices based on clients' specifications and business needs. Application developers must have excellent knowledge of computer systems, as well as a strong command of programming languages to develop customized programs. Duties of an application developer also include running diagnostic tests to ensure the application's performance and stability, providing instruction manuals for reference, performing troubleshooting for any inconsistencies, upgrading design codes for optimization, and launching the application following the client's timetable.
    154,809 Applications Developer Jobs
    Web Application Developer

    Avg. salary: $79,093

    A web application developer is responsible for designing website and system applications following clients' specifications and business' needs. Web application developers utilize their expertise in programming languages and system codes, ensuring the efficiency and smooth navigation of the website. They also run multiple diagnostic tests on the output before release, identifying inconsistencies, and addressing incompatibilities on browsers and devices. A web application developer should be detail-oriented and highly-technical as this job requires excellent digital knowledge to manage complex systems.
    137,352 Web Application Developer Jobs

    Which Companies Pay Junior Web Developers The Most?

    To earn a high income as a junior web developer, working for Jaggaer or Altice USA might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Mouser Electronics and Aligned Energy report highly competitive wages for junior web developers.
    Company
    LogoRankCompanyAverage Junior Web Developer SalaryJunior Web Developer Salary Range
    1Jaggaer
    4.4
    $86,937
    $45k
    $93k
    2Altice USA
    4.8
    $82,232
    $45k
    $93k
    3Mouser Electronics
    4.3
    $72,684
    $45k
    $93k
    4Aligned Energy
    3.3
    $71,717
    $45k
    $93k
    5Men's Wearhouse
    4.7
    $71,530
    $45k
    $93k
    6Science Applications International ...
    4.9
    $67,642
    $45k
    $93k

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    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Junior C#/Sql Web Developer
    Moline, IL
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    $60,000
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    JR. Web Developer
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    $60,000
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    $52,175
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    $80,000
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    $33,392
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    JR. Web Developer
    New York, NY
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    $70,000
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    Junior Web Developer
    Las Vegas, NV
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    $49,566
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    JR. SEO Web Developer
    Deer Park, IL
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    $33,392
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    Junior Web Developer/Graphic Designer
    Austin, TX
    06/16/2020
    $67,000
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    $50,000
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    Average Junior Web Developer Salary by Demographic

    Junior Web Developer Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $56,398
    female-income
    Female Income
    $54,573
    Median Junior Web Developer Income by Race
    Asian junior web developers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Hispanic or latino junior web developers have the lowest average salary at $53,612.
    $60,000
    $58,000
    $56,000
    $54,000
    $52,000
    Unknown
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Unknown$56,264
    White$55,234
    Black or African American$53,665
    Asian$58,652
    Hispanic or Latino$53,612
    Average Junior Web Developer Salary by Education Level
    Junior web developers with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $58,013 annually. With a Bachelors degree, junior web developers earn a median annual income of $56,398 compared to $52,330 for junior web developers with an Associate degree.
    $59,000
    $57,000
    $55,000
    $53,000
    $51,000
    Master's Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Master's Degree$58,013
    Bachelor's Degree$56,398
    Some College/ Associate Degree$52,330