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Frontend Engineer Salary in Austin

Front-End Engineer Job Description

Front-End Engineers work with various combinations of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Angular JS and other client-side scripts to organize and set the display components that users view and interact with on a website. Front-End Engineers work with technical staff, marketers and managers to help develop specifications for development and design.

Front-End Engineers are responsible for analyzing the needs of a site‰Ûªs audience, developing specifications and collaborating with back-end engineers. Demand for Front-End Engineers is growing, thanks to the popularity of ecommerce websites and mobile devices. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for Front-End Engineers is expected to rise 13 percent from 2016 to 2026.

Living and Working in Austin

Austin is a newer tech city that is growing fast. Over the past few years, it has been growing faster than many other tech cities in the country. Since big companies like IBM, Dell, Samsung and Apple have decided to call the city home, tech workers and other companies have been following suit and setting up shop in Austin.

Austin is known as the live music capital of the world. It‰Ûªs a sunny, liberal and diverse city at the crossroads of Texan culture. It is divided into eight neighborhoods. Downtown Austin is known for art and nightlife. Riverside is for nature lovers with Zilker Park and Barton Springs. Hyde Park is casual, homey and quiet. Hancock is home of Austin‰Ûªs oldest golf venue. West University is a UT Austin college town. North Burnet is an upscale area that boasts shopping malls and luxurious movie theaters. North Loop has a laid-back vibe with vintage stores, record shops and coffee houses. Brentwood is a trendy spot in central Austin.

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Based on real Hired interview data, Frontend Engineers in Austin earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Frontend Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$128,425
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $80,000 to a high of $185,000, with a median salary of $130,000.

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Compare Frontend Engineer salaries by region

Frontend Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, London, and New York. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular:

  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $161,121
  3. New York
  4. $148,378
  5. Seattle
  6. $146,083
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $145,116
  9. Philadelphia
  10. $142,250
  11. Boston
  12. $142,093
  13. Atlanta
  14. $137,127
  15. San Diego
  16. $136,557
  17. Austin
  18. $134,296
  19. Denver
  20. $131,893
  21. Washington D.C.
  22. $131,745
  23. Chicago
  24. $130,107
  25. Dallas/Ft Worth
  26. $123,218
  27. Minneapolis/St Paul
  28. $111,500
  29. Toronto
  30. C$111,453
  31. London
  32. £71,925
  33. Dublin
  34. €71,333
  35. France
  36. €56,463
  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $161,121
  3. New York
  4. $148,378
  5. Seattle
  6. $146,083
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $145,116
  9. Philadelphia
  10. $142,250
  11. Boston
  12. $142,093
  13. Atlanta
  14. $137,127
  15. San Diego
  16. $136,557
  17. Austin
  18. $134,296
  19. Denver
  20. $131,893
  21. Washington D.C.
  22. $131,745
  23. Chicago
  24. $130,107
  25. Dallas/Ft Worth
  26. $123,218
  27. Minneapolis/St Paul
  28. $111,500
  29. Toronto
  30. C$111,453
  31. London
  32. £71,925
  33. Dublin
  34. €71,333
  35. France
  36. €56,463
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Where Frontend Engineers are highest in demand

    Frontend Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, London, and New York. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular: