Front-end web developers: Salary, career path, job outlook, education and more

Front-end web developers are responsible for how a website looks. They create the sites layout and integrate graphics, applications (such as a retail checkout tool), and other content. They also write webdesign programs in a variety of computer languages, such as HTML or JavaScript.

Education Required
Educational requirements for web developers vary with the setting they work in and the type of work they do. Requirements range from a high school diploma to a bachelors degree. An associates degree in web design or related field is the most common requirement.
Job Outlook
The projected percent change in employment from 2016 to 2026: 13% (Faster than average)
(The average growth rate for all occupations is 7 percent.)
Web developers who have a bachelors degree can advance to become project managers. For more information, see the profile on computer and information systems managers.
Median pay: How much do Web Developers make?
$66,130 Annual Salary
$31.79 per hour

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