Web developer

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How much does a Web Developer make in Chicago, IL?

138 salaries reported
Average base salary
per year
The average salary for a web developer is $84,146 per year in Chicago, IL and $2,000 cash bonus per year.
11% higher
than national average
Additional compensation
Cash bonus
per year
Most common benefits
  • Food provided
  • On-site gym
  • Stock options
  • Parental leave
  • Health savings account

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earn +46.17% more

The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 35.50% since 2018. Web Developers with this skill earn +46.17% more than the average base salary, which is $84,146 per year.

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Most common benefits for Web Developers

  • Food provided
  • On-site gym
  • Stock options
  • Parental leave
  • Health savings account
  • Work from home
  • 401(k) matching
  • Commuter assistance
  • AD&D insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid sick time
  • Flexible spending account

Salary satisfaction


Based on 806 ratings

57% of Web developers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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