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

1.4k salaries reported, updated at July 23, 2021
per year

The average salary for a php developer is $89,953 per year in the United States and $3,000 cash bonus per year.

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Most common benefits

  • Food provided
  • Work from home
  • Gym membership
  • Stock options
  • Flexible schedule
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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

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 $89,953 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%

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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Information tooltip for top skills.Top skillsWeb Design+44.74%salary
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Web Design
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LAMP Stack
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Most common benefits for PHP Developers

  • Food provided
  • Work from home
  • Gym membership
  • Stock options
  • Flexible schedule
  • 401(k)
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Vision insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Dental insurance
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Salary satisfaction

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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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