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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

Average $112,157
Low $67,834
High $185,440
Cash bonus
$5,000per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a front end developer is $112,157 per year in the United States and $5,000 cash bonus per year.4.5k salaries reported, updated at December 5, 2023

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Top companies for Front End Developers in United States

  1. Meta
    746 reviews15 salaries reported
    $178,389per year
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Highest paying cities for Front End Developers near United States

  1. Minneapolis, MN
    $149,730 per year
    23 salaries reported
  2. San Francisco, CA
    $143,999 per year
    130 salaries reported
  3. Seattle, WA
    $135,842 per year
    112 salaries reported
  1. San Diego, CA
    $121,342 per year
    57 salaries reported
  2. San Jose, CA
    $121,045 per year
    61 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $121,024 per year
    72 salaries reported
  1. New York, NY
    $119,728 per year
    344 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $110,982 per year
    150 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $108,774 per year
    70 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

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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815 jobs1,489
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

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Average $81,608 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Front End Developer

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a front end developer?

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What usually impacts salary besides candidate-specific factors?

Salaries can be impacted by geographic location and company-specific factors.

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