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Art Director
Automation Engineer
Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
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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
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Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
Project Manager
Public Relations Manager
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QA Analyst
QA Engineer
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Senior UI Designer
Senior UX Designer
SEO Manager
SEO Specialist
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Technical Recruiter
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Chicago
Chicago

Front End Developer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$93,997
$5,923
Additional Cash Compensation
$99,920
Total Compensation
Median: $94K
Min: $70K
Max: $133K

How Much Does a Front End Developer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Front End Developer in Chicago is $93,997. The average additional cash compensation for a Front End Developer in Chicago is $5,923. The average total compensation for a Front End Developer in Chicago is $99,920. 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

5,141
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
133,868
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+24
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 $97,957 on average.

Front End Developer Salary by gender

The average Front End Developer salary for women is $71,000 and the average Front End Developer salary for men is $94,934.

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 $75,273
Min: $50K
Max: $106K
Software Test Engineer $90,700
Min: $72K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $93,997
Min: $70K
Max: $133K
Software Engineer $97,348
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
iOS Developer $100,475
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Android Developer $101,000
Min: $85K
Max: $122K
Automation Engineer $105,235
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
DevOps Engineer $111,591
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,783
Min: $84K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $112,960
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Data Engineer $115,117
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $119,333
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $126,295
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $142,077
Min: $120K
Max: $155K
Engineering Manager $143,438
Min: $101K
Max: $165K
Director of Software Engineering $177,857
Min: $140K
Max: $221K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $202,971
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $212,281
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Front End Developer jobs in Chicago
50

Front-End Developer (CRO)

Chicago
1 week ago
+18
We are seeking a technical marketer with a minimum 3 years of direct experience contributing to client projects in the Digital Marketing Strategy department. A day at the office might include redesigning landing pages for a tech company, PPC automation strategy for an online retailer, creating campaign efficiencies with Google Apps Script. This position requires someone who embraces variety and flourishes in it.

Front End Developer

Chicago
1 week ago
+23
Adage Technologies is a web design and development firm in downtown Chicago that specializes in web and mobile CMS and ecommerce solutions. Our team of strategic, creative, and technical professionals partner with our clients to solve business problems and meet strategic goals. Our team-oriented approach drives us to win awards, and break new ground with technology.    We are looking for a Front-End Developer who can develop user interfaces.

Front-End Web Application Developer

Chicago
1 day ago
+14
As a Front-End Web Application Developer, you will work with a team that is using the latest technologies in AI, ML, and Cloud Computing to build a world class platform that will be the market leader in our field. You will help build out a front-end framework for the platform using your stills in best modern web technologies.

Sr. Front-End Engineer- Delivery

Chicago
1 week ago
+23
Our Delivery Team is seeking a Senior Front-End Engineer to join our team. This set of teams are at the core of our delivery logistics platform and are responsible for our critically important food delivery business. You will conceptualize, design, build and deploy new and innovative products for our restaurant partners enabling self-management and onboarding of all existing and future partners.  We have high standards for code quality, unit testing, and intelligent architecture.

Sr Front End Developer, Zoro Tools

Chicago
1 week ago
+22
The Front End Developer creates interactive interfaces for Web, Mobile, Social and Rich Internet Applications. Work on small to large interactive projects in a fast paced environment to build high-volume and high-quality online interfaces  Take on new development initiatives and platform enhancements on zoro.com focusing on front-end development and client-side interactions using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and other related interactive technologies.

Sr Front End Developer, Zoro Tools

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+30
Strong web development background with experience building & architecting for enterprise-grade systems, work as an expert-level individual contributor to the coding tasks assigned. Mentor other developers to help grow their software development skillsets. Active involvement in the Front-End developer community demonstrated by regular engagement in continuing education, committee work or meet-ups. Produce clean, maintainable code artifacts and work well within a team of developers. Develop estimates and participate in scheduling and prioritization of project tasks. Generate and maintain front-end code (HTML / CSS / JavaScript frameworks like Angular, Vue, Ember, etc.). Develop and maintain reusable code libraries. Follow best practices and standards for accessibility and cross-browser compatibility. Learn and adapt to new software/hardware technology and incorporate into production process. Collaborate on new design concepts. Makes coding and technology decisions. Translates concepts into coding.

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.

Senior Front End Engineer

Chicago
4 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.

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...

Front End Software Developer, Zoro Tools

Northwest Suburbs
2 days ago
+30
Work in collaboration with creative designers & development team to turn their vision into functional website features. Work in collaboration with server-side developers to ensure proper implementation of website data and functionality. Help manage projects through the design, development and QA processes.

Senior Frontend Engineer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+16
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 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.

Skills that affect Front End Developer salaries in Chicago

1
Front-end
9% have this skill
2
Javascript
9% have this skill
3
Node.js
4% have this skill
4
HTML/CSS
4% have this skill
5
AngularJS
4% have this skill
6
.NET
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
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
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer, Web reported a yearly salary of $100,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $85,000 with +$8,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Front End Developer reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$6,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A UI Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
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