Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Junior Developer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$87,242 / yrTotal Pay
$80,669 / yrBase Pay
$6,573 / yrAdditional Pay

$87,242

 / yr
$54K$141K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Junior Developer is $87,242 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $80,669 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $6,573 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Junior Software Engineer

$100,910 /yr
Junior Software Engineer
$105,617 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Junior Developer

Some related job titles are Developer - Entry Level Salaries with median pay of $62,308, Entry Level Programmer Salaries with median pay of $72,271, Jr. Developer Salaries with median pay of $79,721, Junior Java Salaries with median pay of $78,909.

Top Paying Companies

For a Junior Developer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Junior Developer in United States. Employers include Google, McKinsey & Company and Amazon.

1
Google
$175,997/yr
5
Eze Software
$107,512/yr

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Open Access Technology International
3.3
Junior Software DeveloperSee 121 salaries from this location

$100,037

 / yr

$108,764

 / yr

$97,789

 / yr
Eze Software
3.7
Junior Software DeveloperSee 35 salaries from this location

$107,999

 / yr

$199,496

 / yr

$95,418

 / yr

$118,416

 / yr

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Jr. Developer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$114,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Junior Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$69,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Junior Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$88,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Junior Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$141,666

/yr

$90K | $52K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Junior Developer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$98,000

/yr

$92K | $6K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Junior Developer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Junior Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Junior Software Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$70,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

<1 year
2 days ago
Junior Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago

Junior Developer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Junior Developer is $80,669 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Junior Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 765 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Junior Developer employees.

The highest salary for a Junior Developer in United States is $129,410 per year.

The lowest salary for a Junior Developer in United States is $50,285 per year.

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