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Web Developers Salary Information in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of web developers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of web developers in Philadelphia is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Web Developers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,840
25th Percentile Wage
$54,570
50th Percentile Wage
$67,540
75th Percentile Wage
$92,280
90th Percentile Wage
$119,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for web developers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $119,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $67,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of web developers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$67,540
-7.23% 4.52%
2016
$72,420
6.75% -
2015
$67,530
4.72% -
2014
$64,340
-0.61% -
2013
$64,730
0.37% -
2012
$64,490
- -

Table 3. Compare Web Developers Salary in Philadelphia with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $67,540, Philadelphia is the second highest paying city for web developers in state of Pennsylvania, following the highest paying city Newark-Union (median annual salary of $83,940). Compared with Newark-Union, the median annual salary of web developers in Philadelphia is 19.5 percent (19.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$83,940
Philadelphia
$67,540
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$67,280
Pittsburgh
$66,970
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$64,170
Reading
$63,420
York-Hanover
$60,620
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$58,380
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$57,640
State College
$56,640
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$56,380
Erie
$52,850
Williamsport
$51,340
Lancaster
$50,900
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$49,940
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$47,570
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$41,370
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$38,040
Altoona
$30,380



See also: Top paying jobs in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.