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PHP developer salary in United States

How much does a PHP Developer make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $86,399
Low $55,743
High $133,913
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a php developer is $86,399 per year in the United States. 531 salaries reported, updated at September 25, 2023

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Top companies for PHP Developers in United States

  1. Feedonomics
    20 reviews18 salaries reported
    $144,776per year
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Highest paying cities for PHP Developers near United States

  1. Atlanta, GA
    $118,129 per year
    30 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $111,625 per year
    21 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $106,101 per year
    8 salaries reported
  1. New York, NY
    $96,823 per year
    31 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $89,229 per year
    10 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $85,893 per year
    15 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $83,646 per year
    11 salaries reported
  2. Brooklyn, NY
    $75,200 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $72,449 per year
    13 salaries reported
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Where can a PHP Developer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for PHP Developers

Most recommended skill

Web Design(earn +44.74% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 57.46% since 2018. PHP Developers with this skill earn +44.74% more than the average base salary, which is $86,399 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
2012475increase by 475
2013846increase by 78.11%
2014866increase by 2.36%
2015559decrease by 35.45%
2016697increase by 24.69%
2017294decrease by 57.82%
2018181decrease by 38.44%
201977decrease by 57.46%

Top companies hiring PHP Developers with the recommended skill

Intone Networks
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
21 jobs25
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Most common benefits for PHP Developers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 159 ratings

55% of PHP 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

Job openings

Average $81,379 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a PHP Developer

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

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