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Front End Developer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$91,908
$6,088
Additional Cash Compensation
$97,996
Total Compensation
Median: $92K
Min: $60K
Max: $133K

How Much Does a Front End Developer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Front End Developer in Chicago is $91,908. The average additional cash compensation for a Front End Developer in Chicago is $6,088. The average total compensation for a Front End Developer in Chicago is $97,996. Front End Developer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Front End Developer employees in Chicago.

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Front End Developer jobs in Chicago
58

Senior Front End Developer

Chicago
1 week ago
+18
You are going to be Coding in JavaScript Libraries, specifically React, within GCP Cloud. You will champion innovative solutions and interact with software engineers, web developers, and QA automation resources contributing within our growing ecosystem of cutting edge SOA based applications. Work within an agile group for varying degrees to deliver solutions. Interact closely with business to understand business processes and proposing technical as well as non-technical solutions for business problems--seek the biggest bangs! You will drive innovative change across Information Technology to help the department meet its strategic goals. You'll work with team members at all levels of IT to promote positive change, software best-practices, technical guidance when requested. You can mentor other developers to help grow their software development skillsets. Actively work with the team and managers in continuously improving SDLC process and the efficiency and effectiveness of the engineering team.

Front End Engineer

Chicago
1 day ago
+15
Architect, design and develop critical features and components. Collaborate with engineers, product managers, and designers to create and build beautiful apps and experiences. Identify and select the right tools and frameworks for the job. Collaborate across the organization to build and evolve platform and application capabilities with the technical vision and product and business needs. Implement automated testing suite for functional and performance testing. Be an owner and a champion of user experience.

Sr. Front End Engineer

Chicago
2 days ago
+26
iManage is looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer who is motivated to excel in advanced client-side technologies. Responsibilities will include designing modern interfaces using the latest JavaScript based architecture and deploying the product to iManage cloud infrastructure. You will work with the Product Managers to understand customer requirements and drive UI/UX Designers and Developers to implement features.

Senior Front End Engineer

Chicago
3 days ago
+16
We are seeking a Senior JavaScript Software Engineer with full-stack experience. This position will be part of an engineering team focused on updating Morningstar’s Web-based product suites. The position includes development of new systems and maintenance and improvement of existing applications. Candidates should have solid software engineering experience in building commercial-grade Web-based applications using modern SPA technology. You will work with other engineers to develop APIs and modernize the platform to build leading product experiences. A successful candidate will be able to play an active role in managing the prioritization of work in order to meet project goals. This position is based in our Chicago office.

Front End Engineer

Chicago
6 days ago
+16
We are seeking a Front End Engineer with full-stack experience. This position will be part of an engineering team focused on updating Morningstar’s Web-based product suites. The position includes development of new systems and maintenance and improvement of existing applications. Candidates should have solid software engineering experience in building commercial-grade Web-based applications using modern SPA technology. You will work with other engineers to develop APIs and modernize the platform to build leading product experiences. A successful candidate will be able to play an active role in managing the prioritization of work in order to meet project goals. This position is based in our Chicago office.

Sr. Front End Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+41
Build highly interactive web-based application UIs that can scale with application complexity. Evolve existing User Interfaces to increase interactivity, intuitiveness, performance and overall user delight. Create tools, libraries, and frameworks for other developers to build upon. Work with a strong set of teams to improve developing and deploying applications and customizations. Collaborate with best of breed UX designers and researchers and with back-end developers (Services and Database) to ensure seamless flow and interactivity...or work full stack and use our platform to build out the back-end services and data models you need! Apply new technology and innovation to improve platform functionality. Deliver and outstanding experience for our customers. Help us define and grow our Chicago office after all we're new around here!

Front End Engineer Internship

Chicago
1 week ago
+26
iManage U provides students the chance to experience a dynamic, rapid growth technology company first hand. iManage will provide a structured 10-week paid internship program which delivers project-based activities, improved knowledge of business fundamentals, tackling complex problem solving, collaboration & team building and some fun Chicago experiences along the way! This year, iManage U is set to kick of Monday, June 10th and wrap up Friday, August 16th.

Front End Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+16
As a Front End Engineer you will help build and optimize web technology that delivers billions of page views to www.vividseats.com. In this role, you'll be responsible for evolving our current UI practices, while creating the next generation of Vivid Seats' front end on a cross-functional and fast-moving team. Our front end engineering team has recently migrated...

Lead Front-End Developer

Chicago
3 days ago
+20
At PE, each Lead Front-end Developer is highly-collaborative and participates in all areas of the front-end development process. We are seeking someone who is passionate about usability interaction, accessibility, and technology. You will have the opportunity to manage your own work and develop cutting-edge solutions to emerging problems. Successful team members at PE thrive on challenges, take responsibility, and seize opportunities to adapt and develop new competencies. 

Front-End Developer

Chicago
1 week ago
+40
Position: Front-end Engineer, Payformance SolutionsOffice: Chicago, IL Why we’re excited to get to work: The mission for Payformance Solutions is simple. We aim to be a catalyst for payment transformation in the healthcare industry. Our proprietary software solutions allow payers and providers to focus on what really matters: providing patients with access to care that yields the best health outcomes, at the lowest costs. The healthcare

Senior Front-End Developer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+26
Collaborating with business and technology teams on developing front-end applications that enable our firm to work smarter and faster, while broadening our impact on how our trading teams leverage and visualize data. Participating in brainstorming sessions and have the chance to contribute innovative and original ideas to our technology platform in a highly collaborative, team-oriented environment. Providing guidance around front-end best practices and documentation while researching and exploring new frameworks/libraries our teams can be leveraging.

Sr. Front-End Developer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+20
Productive Edge is looking for engaged, passionate professionals who are collaborative innovators capable of delivering industry transforming solutions. Gain more than just job experience. As a Senior Front-end Developer you will be joining a high-performing team of technologists delivering solutions for one of our clients, a major US healthcare company. The team designs and implements large software systems, working across borders to deliver

Front End Developer Salary ranges

The most common Front End Developer salary in Chicago is between $90k - $100k.

Average Front End Developer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Front End Developer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $96,731 on average.

Front End Developer Salary by gender

The average Front End Developer salary for women is $70,500 and the average Front End Developer salary for men is $92,821.

Front End Developer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Front End Developer with 7+ years of experience is $110,167. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $72,667.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,620
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $77,885
Min: $50K
Max: $110K
Software Test Engineer $90,700
Min: $72K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $91,908
Min: $60K
Max: $133K
Software Engineer $95,767
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $96,000
Min: $65K
Max: $122K
iOS Developer $100,848
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $102,700
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $111,601
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
DevOps Engineer $112,000
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,783
Min: $84K
Max: $135K
Data Engineer $116,950
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $119,300
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $124,936
Min: $87K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Engineering Manager $143,432
Min: $101K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $147,375
Min: $120K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $179,450
Min: $140K
Max: $221K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $200,718
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $211,044
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Chicago Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+48
Mobile, Software
Marketing Tech, Software
+24
Professional Services, Software

Skills that affect Front End Developer salaries in Chicago

1
Javascript
8% have this skill
2
Front-end
7% have this skill
3
Node.js
5% have this skill
4
AngularJS
3% have this skill
5
PHP
2% have this skill
6
HTML/CSS
1% have this skill

Recent Front End Developer salaries in Chicago

$73,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $73,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Developer reported a yearly salary of $78,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$92,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $92,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Frontend Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $68,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Chicago
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Developer reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$92,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $92,000
5-7 Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate Web Developer reported a yearly salary of $60,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
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