Web Developers Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of web developers in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare web developers salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Web Developers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for web developers in the industry sector of retail trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) web developers is $108,490. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid web developers is $29,600.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of web developers in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
6.48% 11.49%
3.02% -
-3.79% -
2.08% -
3.98% -
- -

Compare Web Developers Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of web developers in 34 industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for web developers occupations is the electronic shopping and mail-order houses industry with an annual salary $64,190. The lowest paying industry is the jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores industry (annual salary $35,450). For detailed web developers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
Nonstore Retailers
Health and Personal Care Stores
Health and Personal Care Stores
General Merchandise Stores
Food and Beverage Stores
Food and Beverage Stores
Grocery Stores
Home Furnishings Stores
Office Supplies, Stationery, and Gift Stores
Automobile Dealers
Direct Selling Establishments
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
Sporting Goods Stores
Furniture Stores
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
Electronics and Appliance Stores
Electronics and Appliance Stores
Clothing Stores
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers
Automotive Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
Book Stores and News Dealers
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Musical Instrument, and Book Stores
Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores
Lawn and Garden Equipment and Supplies Stores
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
Pharmacies and Drug Stores
Used Merchandise Stores
Building Material and Supplies Dealers
Jewelry, Luggage, and Leather Goods Stores

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].


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