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Front End Developer salary in United States

How much does a Front End Developer make in the United States?

Average base salary

$102,265
Cash bonus
$3,920per year
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a front end developer is $102,265 per year in the United States and $3,920 cash bonus per year.4.9k salaries reported, updated at May 13, 2022.

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Top companies for Front End Developers in United States

  1. Cisco
    4.1star
    6078 reviews5 salaries reported
    $207,559per year
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Highest paying cities for Front End Developers in United States

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $146,155 per year
    133 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $114,964 per year
    169 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $114,014 per year
    270 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $111,878 per year
    167 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $111,548 per year
    164 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $110,512 per year
    75 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $108,822 per year
    142 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $107,227 per year
    40 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $103,038 per year
    146 salaries reported
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Where can a Front End Developer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Front End Developers

Top skills
AWS
+13.46%salary
Top fields of study
Computer Science Degree
+8.08%salary

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for Front End Developers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Stock options
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Volunteer time off
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 495 ratings

63% of Front End Developers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Web Developer

65,303 job openings

Average $70,450 per year

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