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Web Developers Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of web developers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare web developers salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Web Developers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,360
25th Percentile Wage
$52,880
50th Percentile Wage
$64,140
75th Percentile Wage
$79,610
90th Percentile Wage
$97,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for web developers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. 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 $97,790. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $64,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid web developers is $42,360.

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 federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$64,140
2.17% 11.58%
2016
$62,750
1.85% -
2015
$61,590
5.21% -
2014
$58,380
1.58% -
2013
$57,460
1.31% -
2012
$56,710
- -

Compare Web Developers Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of web developers in six industries in the federal, state, and local government 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 local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $65,250. The lowest paying industry is the state government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $60,630). For detailed web developers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$65,250
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$64,140
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$63,850
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$61,940
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$60,990
State government, including schools and hospitals
$60,630

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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