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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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Cash bonus
$4,500per year
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The average salary for a front end developer is $101,863 per year in the United States and $4,500 cash bonus per year.4.9k salaries reported, updated at May 21, 2022.

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Top companies for Front End Developers in United States

  1. Cisco
    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
    $139,763 per year
    115 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $115,292 per year
    165 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $114,619 per year
    268 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $112,562 per year
    164 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $111,543 per year
    168 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $110,688 per year
    76 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $108,652 per year
    140 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $102,293 per year
    141 salaries reported
  3. Salt Lake City, UT
    $100,206 per year
    29 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
815 jobs1,489
159 jobs258
434 jobs648
113 jobs152
311 jobs531
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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

65,318 job openings

Average $70,647 per year

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