2019 Front End Developer Salary Chicago | Built In Chicago
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Account Executive
Account Manager
Accountant
Analytics Manager
Android Developer
Art Director
Automation Engineer
Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
Business Development Representative
Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
CIO (Chief Information Officer)
Client Success Manager
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)
Community Manager
Content Manager
Content Marketing Manager
Content Strategist
Controller
COO (Chief Operating Officer)
Copywriter
CPO (Chief Product Officer)
Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Scientist
Design Director
Desktop Support
DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
Principal Software Engineer
Product Analyst
Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
Project Manager
Public Relations Manager
Public Relations Specialist
QA Analyst
QA Engineer
QA Manager
Recruiter
Sales Development Representative
Sales Director
Sales Engineer
Sales Manager
Sales Operations Analyst
Sales Operations Manager
Salesforce Developer
Scrum Master
Security Engineer
Senior Accountant
Senior Business Analyst
Senior Data Analyst
Senior Data Scientist
Senior Financial Analyst
Senior Marketing Manager
Senior Product Manager
Senior Product Marketing Manager
Senior Project Manager
Senior Recruiter
Senior Software Engineer
Senior Technical Writer
Senior UI Designer
Senior UX Designer
SEO Manager
SEO Specialist
Social Media Manager
Software Engineer
Software Test Engineer
Technical Project Manager
Technical Recruiter
Technical Support
Technical Writer
UI Designer
UX Designer
Vice President of Care
Vice President of Engineering
Vice President of Finance
Vice President of Human Resources
Vice President of Marketing
Vice President of Operations
Vice President of Product
Vice President of Sales
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Chicago

Front End Developer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$92,037
$5,278
Additional Cash Compensation
$97,315
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 $92,037. The average additional cash compensation for a Front End Developer in Chicago is $5,278. The average total compensation for a Front End Developer in Chicago is $97,315. Front End Developer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Front End Developer employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,177
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
137,443
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

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

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 $96,200 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 $93,438.

Front End Developer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Front End Developer with 7+ years of experience is $110,200. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $70,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $70,239
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $77,885
Min: $50K
Max: $110K
Software Test Engineer $90,700
Min: $72K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $92,036
Min: $60K
Max: $133K
Software Engineer $97,387
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $97,500
Min: $65K
Max: $122K
iOS Developer $100,475
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $104,833
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
DevOps Engineer $110,870
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,783
Min: $84K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $113,179
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Data Engineer $114,306
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $119,333
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $126,538
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $143,000
Min: $120K
Max: $155K
Engineering Manager $143,729
Min: $101K
Max: $165K
Director of Software Engineering $179,059
Min: $140K
Max: $221K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $204,405
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $211,044
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Skills that affect Front End Developer salaries in Chicago

1
Front-end
10% have this skill
2
Javascript
10% have this skill
3
Node.js
7% have this skill
4
HTML/CSS
2% have this skill
5
AngularJS
2% have this skill
6
PHP
2% have this skill

Recent Front End Developer salaries in 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
Prefer not to say
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
$73,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $73,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$91,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $91,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $105,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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