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Front End Developer salary in San Francisco

Average Base Salary in San Francisco

$135,829
$4,867
Additional Cash Compensation
$140,696
Total Compensation
Median: $136K
Min: $120K
Max: $164K

How Much Does a Front End Developer Make in San Francisco?

The average salary for a Front End Developer in San Francisco is $135,829. The average additional cash compensation for a Front End Developer in San Francisco is $4,867. The average total compensation for a Front End Developer in San Francisco is $140,696. Front End Developer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In San Francisco from anonymous Front End Developer employees in San Francisco.

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Front End Developer jobs in San Francisco

Software Engineer, Front-End

San Francisco
1 day ago
Become a product owner for one of our client facing applications. Write robust, highly tested, well-crafted code that you can be proud of. Fight for the best customer experience through technical and product decisions.

Lead Front End Developer, On-Demand Services

San Francisco
3 hours ago
+34
The Lead Front-End Developer is a key member of Optimizely’s fast-growing On-Demand Services offering. In this role, you’ll be in a unique position and on the front lines of some of the world’s most innovative company’s digital experimentation programs. Working with our team of offshore developers, you’ll play a critical role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures for test builds under the ODS program. You’ll also work with customers, working with their developers and/or explain complex technical concepts behind some of the test developments.

Senior Front-end Engineer, Special Projects

San Francisco
1 week ago
We're looking for passionate Frontend Engineers who have an interest in creating world-class user experiences. This is a very unique role which combines the small team feeling of a startup launching a brand new product, with the perks, opportunity size and impact of an established company. Our team is building the next big thing, from scratch, as an independent startup, but all within the hyper-growth context of TripActions. You have a chance to heavily impact the roadmap of a nascent product and organization.

Software Engineer - Front End Developer, Udemy for Business

San Francisco
1 day ago
+29
About The Role: We’re looking for a Web Developer to rock our Udemy for Business website and partner with our Demand Gen team on digital experiments. We are looking for someone who loves building across the technology stack to deliver beautiful, delightful experiences. From web dev and email templates to API integrations and customized chat experiences, you’ll be influencing the entire buyer's journey and helping us convert as many leads into

Staff Software Engineer (Front-End), Product Engineering - Ads Manager

San Francisco
1 day ago
As a Staff Software Engineer, you will be a trusted engineering leader on your immediate team responsible for building applications that open our real-time advertising infrastructure to our customers. These systems drive our entire advertising business and you'd love to build the front ends that make our company run. You’ll work closely with other engineers and designers to build applications and implement new features.

Senior Software Engineer (Front-End), Product Engineering - Ads Manager

San Francisco
1 day ago
As a Senior Front-End Engineer, you will be responsible for building applications that open our real-time advertising infrastructure to our customers. These systems drive our entire advertising business and you'd love to build the front ends that make our company run. You’ll work closely with other engineers and designers to build applications and implement new features.

Senior Engineering Manager, Front End

San Francisco
1 week ago
+34
We’re looking for a Senior Engineering Manager manager for our Front End Infrastructure/ team to help shape and drive our User Interface technology and architectural direction. Your team owns the foundation for Front End development across all of Optimizely’s product suites. As a leader, your primary responsibility is to the people on your team - not only hiring and building it, but also ensuring that the members are growing as engineers, doing valuable work and thriving at Optimizely. You enjoy being of service to your team and to the larger engineering organization, and your leadership is grounded in empathy and compassion. Successful leaders value the success and growth of their team over anything else. You will have broad influence and impact on shaping the future direction of our Front End Architecture including partnering with our teams building services to pave the way for our next evolution of our application. You will have an integral role in working with our Design and Product Management teams to establish a User Experience first culture that successfully enables A/B Experimentation and Feature Management to some of the world’s largest enterprises. 

Senior Software Engineer, Front End, Mortgage

San Francisco
19 hours ago
Implement user-facing features using React and Apollo/GraphQL. Own projects and the complete software development lifecycle. Work closely with team members to build scalable features and systems. Partner with designers, product managers, analysts, and program managers. Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability. Build reusable UI components that will be used across our products. Influence the features and direction of the product with your own ideas.

Software Engineer IV, Front End, Mortgage

San Francisco
19 hours ago
Implement user-facing features using React and Apollo/GraphQL. Own projects and the complete software development lifecycle. Work closely with team members to build scalable features and systems. Partner with designers, product managers, analysts, and program managers. Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability. Build reusable UI components that will be used across our products. Influence the features and direction of the product with your own ideas.

Senior Frontend Engineer

San Francisco
19 hours ago
We are looking for a senior frontend engineer who will help take our cloud-based solar design software, which is used by thousands of solar companies worldwide, to the next level of functionality and interactivity. Every engineer contributes to key feature rollouts and bringing cutting-edge technology to the solar industry.

Senior Frontend Engineer

San Francisco
19 hours ago
We’re looking for mindful, empathetic, and self-aware engineers to join our team to help us move thinking forward. With a strong focus on growth and personal development, Medium is the ideal place to develop your skills in an environment that is built on mutual trust and respect.

Senior Frontend Engineer, Special Projects & Gold

San Francisco
1 week ago
We are hiring frontend engineers who can move incredibly fast while delivering a quality product. You'll work on the highest impact project in a team of brilliant engineers like yourself. In addition to building technology, you’ll contribute to the product and business strategy.

Front End Developer Salary ranges

The most common Front End Developer salary in San Francisco is between $130k - $140k.

Average Front End Developer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Front End Developer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $151,000 on average.

Front End Developer Salary by gender

The average Front End Developer salary for women is $129,333 and the average Front End Developer salary for men is $135,000.

Front End Developer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Front End Developer with 7+ years of experience is $133,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in San Francisco

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Software Engineer $93,000
Min: $93K
Max: $93K
QA Analyst $109,485
Min: $96K
Max: $153K
Automation Engineer $118,633
Min: $105K
Max: $148K
Salesforce Developer $119,371
Min: $100K
Max: $175K
Android Developer $121,893
Min: $92K
Max: $178K
QA Engineer $126,419
Min: $120K
Max: $136K
Software Test Engineer $128,100
Min: $118K
Max: $150K
Front End Developer $135,829
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
iOS Developer $140,324
Min: $108K
Max: $183K
Game Developer $142,000
Min: $142K
Max: $142K
Data Engineer $143,122
Min: $131K
Max: $166K
Systems Engineer $144,000
Min: $144K
Max: $144K
Hardware Engineer $145,000
Min: $145K
Max: $145K
Machine Learning Engineer $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Database Administrator $151,000
Min: $151K
Max: $151K
Sales Engineer $151,941
Min: $110K
Max: $173K
Security Engineer $153,000
Min: $128K
Max: $189K
Site Reliability Engineer $153,000
Min: $153K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $154,125
Min: $143K
Max: $174K
Data Architect $161,688
Min: $146K
Max: $184K
Software Engineer $172,171
Min: $150K
Max: $204K
DevOps Engineer $174,065
Min: $130K
Max: $194K
Lead Software Engineer $182,667
Min: $170K
Max: $193K
Data Engineering Manager $196,000
Min: $196K
Max: $196K
Senior Software Engineer $196,677
Min: $170K
Max: $213K
Engineering Manager $200,897
Min: $160K
Max: $226K
Principal Software Engineer $204,966
Min: $193K
Max: $221K
Director of Software Engineering $210,276
Min: $190K
Max: $238K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $236,667
Min: $150K
Max: $292K
Vice President of Engineering $284,607
Min: $216K
Max: $380K

Recent Front End Developer salaries in San Francisco

$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
San Francisco
$133,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $133,000 with +$2,600 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
San Francisco
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$131,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $131,000
500+ Employees
San Francisco
$129,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $129,000
1-10 Employees
San Francisco
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
500+ Employees
San Francisco
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
500+ Employees
San Francisco
$141,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $141,000
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
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