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Front End Developer salary in United States

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

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$5,000per year
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The average salary for a front end developer is $102,177 per year in the United States and $5,000 cash bonus per year.5.1k salaries reported, updated at June 25, 2022.

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Top companies for Front End Developers in United States

  1. Meta
    657 reviews36 salaries reported
    $205,538per year
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Highest paying cities for Front End Developers in United States

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $141,434 per year
    110 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $116,300 per year
    271 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $114,242 per year
    163 salaries reported
  1. Denver, CO
    $112,792 per year
    164 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $112,681 per year
    167 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $109,068 per year
    77 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $108,527 per year
    136 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $106,184 per year
    41 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $103,124 per year
    126 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
Top fields of study
Computer Science Degree

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Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
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159 jobs258
434 jobs648
113 jobs152
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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

61,116 job openings

Average $72,456 per year

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