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Front end developer salary in Chicago, IL

How much does a Front End Developer make in Chicago, IL?

Average base salary

$101,003
arrow up9%
above national average
Cash bonus
$5,000per year
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a front end developer is $101,003 per year in Chicago, IL and $5,000 cash bonus per year.90 salaries reported, updated at September 12, 2022

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Top companies for Front End Developers in Chicago, IL

  1. Meta
    4.1star
    701 reviews27 salaries reported
    $209,526per year
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Highest paying cities for Front End Developers near Chicago, IL

  1. Chicago, IL
    $101,003 per year
    90 salaries reported
  2. Deerfield, IL
    $100,022 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Northbrook, IL
    $95,327 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Schaumburg, IL
    $92,872 per year
    11 salaries reported
  2. Rolling Meadows, IL
    $92,545 per year
    16 salaries reported
  3. Naperville, IL
    $91,781 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Hoffman Estates, IL
    $91,553 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Bloomington, IL
    $85,862 per year
    17 salaries reported
  3. Moline, IL
    $85,481 per year
    7 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

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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 Chicago, IL?

Web Developer

1,732 job openings

Average $73,594 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Front End Developer

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